What are the Bruehl diagnostic criteria for complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)?

Updated: Nov 08, 2018
  • Author: Steven J Parrillo, DO, FACOEP, FACEP; Chief Editor: Andrew K Chang, MD, MS  more...
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Bruehl et al list the following [26] :

  • Continuing pain disproportionate to any inciting event.

  • Presence of at least one symptom in each of the following categories:

    • Sensory

    • Vasomotor

    • Sudomotor/edema

    • Motor/trophic

  • Two signs of sensory, vasomotor, sudomotor/edema, and motor/trophic

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