Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
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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.
What is complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)?
This detailed video describes the condition of CRPS, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment. Treatment for CRPS can involve physical therapy for your body and psychotherapy to help you deal with depression and anxiety. You may benefit from medications. A nerve block may help. Your healthcare provider can create a plan that is right for you.