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a burning pain in a limb along the course of a peripheral nerve

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The pain would have been similar to the causalgia caused by the palm injuries.
Causalgia was observed in numerous soldiers at Turner's Lane Hospital.
Mahendru and his staff at Pain Specialists of Austin administer cutting edge technologies effective in relieving pain in these areas: abdominal, back, head, neck, shoulder, arm, cancer, arthritis, causalgia, central pain syndromes, chest wall pain, chronic ischemic pain, chronic prostatitis, coccygodynia, costochrondritis, entrapment neuropathies, intercostal neuralgia, myofacial pain syndrome, neuromas, occipital neuralgia, pain following back and neck surgeries, disk herniations pain, fibromyalgia, peripheral nerve disorders, shingles, pelvic pain, phantom limb pain, post-herpetic neuralgia, post-myelogram or spinal headache, post surgical scar pain, post-traumatic pain, reflex sympathetic dystrophy (CRPS), TMJ pain, sacroiliitis, sciatica and spinal stenosis.
Key Words: Complex regional pain syndrome, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, causalgia, shoulder hand syndrome
Causalgia or complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)-type II is a syndrome formed by a combination of pain, trophic changes and vasomotor disturbances.
Dorsal sympathectomy is helpful for patients with sympathetic maintained pain syndrome or causalgia and patients with recurrent TOS symptoms who need a second procedure.
Specifically the researchers included claims coded as diabetic neuropathy; postherpetic neuralgia; back and neck pain with neuropathic involvement; cancer with neuropathic involvement; causalgia, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, and related disorders; HIV/AIDS with neuropathic involvement; phantom limb pain; trigeminal neuralgia; atypical face pain; or other disorders of the peripheral nervous system associated with neuropathic pain.
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), also known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy and/or causalgia, is a sympathetic pain disorder that most often affects one or more limbs.
At that time an IASP special interest group, Pain and the Sympathetic Nervous System, restructured and proposed a new taxonomy to better define and classify manifestations previously diagnosed as RSDS and causalgia (CRPS II) to facilitate more accurate diagnosis and treatment.
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD) is a disease known by several different names, including causalgia, shoulder-hand syndrome, and post-traumatic spreading neuralgia.
The SynergyPlus+ system is indicated as an aid in the management of chronic, intractable unilateral or bilateral pain of the trunk and/or limbs that is associated with: failed back syndrome, low back syndrome or failed back, radicular pain syndrome, post laminectomy pain, multiple back operations, unsuccessful disc surgery or degenerative disc disease, peripheral causalgia, epidural fibrosis, arachnoiditis or lumbar adhesive arachnoiditis, and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).