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Causalgia

Introduction: Causalgia

Description of Causalgia

Causalgia (medical condition): A condition characterized by pain and reduced range of motion in...more »

See also:

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome:
  »Introduction: Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Symptoms of Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Causes of Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Tests for Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Treatments for Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome

Causalgia: a burning pain in a limb along the course of a peripheral nerve; usually associated with skin changes.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Causalgia: A complex regional pain syndrome characterized by burning pain and marked sensitivity to touch (HYPERESTHESIA) in the distribution of an injured peripheral nerve. Autonomic dysfunction in the form of sudomotor (i.e., sympathetic innervation to sweat glands), vasomotor, and trophic skin changes may also occur. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1359)
Source: Diseases Database

Causalgia: A complex regional pain syndrome characterized by burning pain and marked sensitivity to touch (HYPERESTHESIA) in the distribution of an injured peripheral nerve. Autonomic dysfunction in the form of sudomotor (i.e., sympathetic innervation to sweat glands), vasomotor, and trophic skin changes may also occur. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1359).
Source: MeSH 2007

Causalgia: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Causalgia:

Causalgia: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Causalgia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Causalgia, or a subtype of Causalgia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Causalgia as a Disease

Causalgia: Another name for Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Symptoms of Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Causes of Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome
  »Treatments for Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome

Causalgia: Related Diseases

Causalgia: Causalgia is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Causalgia

Some of the causes of Causalgia are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Causalgia (Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Causalgia incude:

Treatments for Causalgia (Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome)

Treatments for Causalgia (Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome) include:

Treatment of Causalgia: For more treatment information about Causalgia, see treatment of Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (Causalgia)

Causalgia: Article Excerpts about Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome

NINDS Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Information Page: NINDS (Excerpt)

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSDS) is a chronic condition characterized by severe burning pain, pathological... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)

Pain -- Hope Through Research: NINDS (Excerpt)

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome , or RSDS, is accompanied by burning pain and... (Source: excerpt from Pain -- Hope Through Research: NINDS)

Causalgia: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Causalgia:

Terms associated with Causalgia:

Terms Similar to Causalgia:

Source: Diseases Database

Source - NIH

  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Type II

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Causalgia

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Causalgia

The following list attempts to classify Causalgia into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • hurting,pain
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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