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carpal tunnel syndrome

noun [U] uk   /ˌkɑː.pəlˈtʌn.əlˌsɪn.drəʊm/  us   /ˌkɑːr.pəlˈtʌn.əlˌsɪndroʊm/ specialized
a medical condition of pain and weakness in the hand, caused by repeated pressure on a nerve in the wrist
Translations of “carpal tunnel syndrome”
in Chinese (Traditional) 腕管綜合症(腕部神經受壓引發的手部疼痛乏力)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 腕管综合征(腕部神经受压引发的手部疼痛乏力)…
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