What is the role of thermography and vibrometry in the workup of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)?

Updated: Mar 30, 2020
  • Author: Nigel L Ashworth, MBChB, MSc, FRCPC; Chief Editor: Milton J Klein, DO, MBA  more...
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Other quantitative tests, such as thermography and vibrometry, have been shown to be inferior to electrophysiologic examination and, because they have not been supported by controlled studies, are not recommended.


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