REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY

A disorder of the sympathetic nervous system after a localized injury. May result in pain, loss of minerals from the bone, inability to use the affected body part, or other problems.

REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY: "Reflex sympathetic dystrophy is a type of complex regional pain syndrome."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reflex-sympathetic-dystrophy/ (accessed July 15, 2020).
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