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Carpal tunnel recovery period

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I am scheduled to have surgery on 5/29/09. I also have a vacation planned for exactly one week later. Can anyone tell me if they would advise going on my vacation or canceling it. I am wonderig what your recovery time was like. Did you feel like doing anything a week later. I have a severe case of carpal tunnel and am having it on my dominant hand. How did you cope?
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replied April 19th, 2009
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I would talk to your doctor to get some kind of recovery time schedule...Possibly he has a booklet showing you what and what not to do....I know at our clinic they have this for every type of surgery...Good luck...

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