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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

This is a type of chronic, long-lasting, pain. In most cases, it develops in an arm or a leg that you have previously injured. With CRPS, you may have unexplained pain that won’t go away. It may be severe, and it may spread.

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CRPS is an uncommon chronic condition. It can be a very painful condition that starts in the arms or legs. An injury to the limb can start a cascade of events that leads to that limb often changing color, changing temperature, swelling, causing abnormalities in the hair, nails and skin. Cause of this cascade is thought to be an underlying nerve injury. CRPS can spread to other extremities. Some of the options for treatment include:


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Page Updated on Feb 25, 2022 by Dr. Daniel Khaimov (Pain Specialist) of Precision Pain Medicine
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