Hand & Wrist Exam
 

Tinel's Sign

 
 
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Overview

    • Test For

    • Carpal tunnel syndrome (median nerve compression)
    • How to Elicit

    • Percuss over the flexor retinaculum.
    • Abnormal If

    • Paraesthesia / reproduction of the patient's symptoms.
Last updated on May 9th, 2019
 
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