What is the role of radiography in the workup of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)?

Updated: Jun 20, 2018
  • Author: Gaurav Gupta, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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In the chronic stages of CRPS, plain radiographs may reveal endosteal and intracortical excavation, resorption of subperiosteal and trabecular bone, localized bone demineralization, and/or osteoporosis. [59]


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