Question: Does anyone know what the success rates are between steroid injection’s and an operation?
Answer 1: I’m a doctor and can’t on your treatment. About treatment I suggest you look some sites like http://www.ergoweb.com. That have some information’s about it and offers you links to others sites that will help you to answer your questions.
Answer 2: The swelling of your wrist tendons from overuse can compress the nerves – in the USA these are treated as different problems, the workers compensation system generally doesn’t recognize tendonitis as work related but will award compensation for carpal tunnel (nerve compression).