Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Arms

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Arms

CRPS in the arms, the most frequent -but most easy to solve- situation. CRPS on the upper extremities (arms, hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder) is the most common to occur in the totality of patients diagnosed with this condition: 60% of cases affect this part of the body....

Crps Misdiagnosis

Crps Misdiagnosis

Misdiagnosis is one of the first enemies for a patient suffering from Chronic Pain. In this small essay, we will focus on a much-debated topic and a growing problem affecting the community around CRPS and its treatment: misdiagnosis. As we have seen in our previous...

Neridronate Infusions

Neridronate Infusions

How did Neridronate infusions become the treatment of choice for CRPS In this small essay we will briefly describe Neridronate infusions and how this treatment became the treatment of choice for CRPS in Italy. Neridronate is a bisphosphonate of third generation that...

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Ankle

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Ankle

CRPS affecting the ankle, case analysis and treatment options As we all know, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome is an extremely painful and potentially debilitating disease. There are no diagnostic tests available for this condition and the only possible way to obtain a...

Living with CRPS

Living with CRPS

What it means for patients and caregivers.Living with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome is a huge challenge that can be difficult for anyone: with the intense pain and, often, extreme levels of disability involved, any daily task can be a very difficult mountain to...

Crps Exam and Diagnosis

Crps Exam and Diagnosis

Exams that are useful for a correct diagnosis and evaluation of CRPS  CRPS is a very tricky condition to diagnose and there is not an instrumental exam that can confirm it. The name Complex Regional Pain Syndrome itself defines a vast variety of symptoms and...

CRPS in the hips?

CRPS in the hips?

There are cases of CRPS affecting the hips or lower limbs but, this, is a condition that, statistically, mostly affects the upper limbs. While we can find cases of CRPS affecting the foot or the knee, the hips are among the rarest cases. Therefore, it is very...

Complex regional pain syndrome: what it is about

Complex regional pain syndrome: what it is about

Complex regional pain syndrome: what it is about Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a painful and long-lasting condition. The different stages of CRPS usually cause chronic, constant and burning pain in the arm or leg affected by this condition. It is not easy...

What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Counseling and awareness: RSD near your area. What is complex regional pain syndrome?Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a term used to describe a range of painful symptoms and signs. Examples of previous names for these conditions include reflex sympathetic...