Which procedures are implicated in the development of complex regional pain syndrome type 1 (CRPS 1) (RSD)?

Updated: Sep 09, 2018
  • Author: T P Sudha Rao, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Postsurgery CRPS 1 has been reported after the following procedures:

  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Dental extractions
  • Cervical rib resection
  • Fracture repair (Colles fracture)
  • Arthroscopy

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