An uncommon but disability pain disorder.

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a group of symptoms which occurs very uncommonly after injury or surgery or prolonged joint immobilisation, and where excessive and non-typical pain is a prime feature.

Synonyms: 
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Causalgia
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) - formerly known as...

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS is a somewhat poorly understood but accepted pain syndrome marked by injury or surgery to a limb followed by a constellation of alarming symptoms.

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

An overview of the topic of CRPS, excerpted from a leading medical publication.

The pattern in unmanaged or unmanageable CRPS

The key with managing CRPS is to catch the problem early (in Stage I) and treat it appropriately.

If the situation in...

Early warning signs of CRPS

Awareness of the early stages of CRPS is key to identifying and managing this problem.

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