Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Dictionary » Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy

Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy

Introduction: Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy

Description of Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy

Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy: A syndrome characterized by severe burning pain in an extremity accompanied by sudomotor, vasomotor, and trophic changes in bone without an associated specific nerve injury. This condition is most often precipitated by trauma to soft tissue or nerve complexes. The skin over the affected region is usually erythematous and demonstrates hypersensitivity to tactile stimuli and erythema. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1360; Pain 1995 Oct;63(1):127-33)
Source: Diseases Database

Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy:

Terms associated with Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy:

Terms Similar to Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy:

Source: Diseases Database

External links related to: Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy

Source: Diseases Database

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Bronchial mucous
  • Bronchial mucous gland adenoma
  • Bronchial mucus
  • Bronchial neoplasm
  • Bronchial pneumonia
  • Bronchial polyp
  • Bronchial provocation test
  • Bronchial respiration
  • Bronchial spasm
  • Bronchial stenosis

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Reflex sympathetic osteodystrophy:

    powered by

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise