Information About Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

(also known as RSD, complex regional pain syndrome)

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy is a rare disorder of the sympathetic nervous system that is characterized by chronic, severe pain. The symptoms of reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome typically begin with burning pain, especially in an arm, fingers, hands, or shoulders.

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