Guyon’s Canal Decompression
Also known as: Guyon’s canal release, Guyon’s canal syndrome surgery
Guyon’s canal decompression is a surgical procedure used to treat carpal tunnel syndrome. The goal of the surgery is to relieve pressure on the median nerve. The procedure involves making an incision in the palm of the hand and then cutting the Guyon’s canal, the surgeon will relieve pressure on the median nerve. The Guyon’s canal is a passageway that connects the wrist to the base.