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www.ninds.nih.gov/.../Fact-Sheets/Complex-Regional-Pain-Syndrome-Fact-Sheet

What is complex regional pain syndrome? Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic (lasting greater than six months) pain condition that most often affects one limb (arm, leg, hand, or foot) usually after an injury. CRPS is believed to be caused by damage to, or malfunction of, the peripheral and central nervous systems.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/complex-regional-pain-syndrome/symptoms...

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a form of chronic pain that usually affects an arm or a leg. CRPS typically develops after an injury, a surgery, a stroke or a heart attack. The pain is out of proportion to the severity of the initial injury. Complex regional pain syndrome is uncommon, and its cause isn't clearly understood.

www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/complex-regional-pain-syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), also called reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome, is a chronic pain condition in which high levels of nerve impulses are sent to an affected site. Experts ...

www.medicinenet.com/complex_regional_pain_syndrome/article.htm

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), also called reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome, is a chronic pain condition in which high levels of nerve impulses are sent to an affected site. Experts believe that CRPS occurs as a result of dysfunction in the central or peripheral nervous systems. CRPS is most common in people aged 20-35.

medlineplus.gov/complexregionalpainsyndrome.html

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain condition. It causes intense pain, usually in the arms, hands, legs, or feet. It may happen after an injury, either to a nerve or to tissue in the affected area. Rest and time may only make it worse.

www.drugs.com/cg/complex-regional-pain-syndrome

What is complex regional pain syndrome? Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a painful condition that can occur in one or more of your limbs. CRPS has 2 types. Type 1 has no known cause. Type 2 is caused by nerve damage. What increases my risk for CRPS? Trauma that causes a sprain or a broken bone; Surgery; Cuts, puncture wounds, burns, or ...

rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/4647/complex-regional-pain-syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain condition that mainly affects the arms, legs, hands, and feet, but may involve the entire body. CRPS symptoms often begin after surgery or an injury. The main feature of CRPS is continuous, intense pain that is out of proportion to the severity of the injury.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSD/CRPS

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), also known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), describes an array of painful conditions that are characterized by a continuing (spontaneous and/or evoked) regional pain that is seemingly disproportionate in time or degree to the usual course of any known trauma or other lesion.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5244710

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a debilitating condition affecting the limbs that can be induced by surgery or trauma. This condition can complicate recovery and impair one’s functional and psychological well-being. The wide variety of terminology loosely used to describe CRPS in the past ...

syndromespedia.com/complex-regional-pain-syndrome.html

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome medically abbreviated as CRPS, refers to a chronic condition that mostly affects the hand with swelling, stiffness, an intense burning pain and some discoloration. CRPS may also involve the arms, legs and the feet of an affected person.