Chronic regional pain syndrome

What is Chronic regional pain syndrome?

Chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a poorly understood condition in which a person develops a persistent (chronic) burning pain in one of their limbs. The pain usually develops after an injury – which in most cases is a minor injury – but the pain experienced is out of all proportion to what you would normally expect.

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Sep 7
Got Splinter in finger (at joint of index) from a wooden skewer while working with raw meat. Splinter pulled out.

Sep 10
Finger swollen and...

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Could be CRPS

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I suffer from gentamycin poisoning, with chronic regional pain syndrome 2, following femoral nerve damage and palsy. in a botched thr. Is...

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Use decoction of the following herbs, bekh azkhar 6gm, bekh badiyan 6 gm, bekh karfas 6 gm, badiyan 6 gm, ustukhudoos 6 gm, badranjboya 6 gm, make...

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I would like to find a MD/physician who believes and treats rds/crps without narcotics or at least offers other tions. I live in Maryland. Pleade...

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1. In both RDS [reflex dystrophy syndrome] and CRPS [chronic regional pain syndrome]:
i. the history is variable and unpredictble.
ii....

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