What is Sudeck’s atrophy?
Sudeck’s atrophy or Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a condition in which you feel intense burning pain, stiffness, swelling, and disability (often after an injury). You may also notice other symptoms in the affected area like discoloration or a sensation of warm and dry and then cold and moist skin. These symptoms are caused by a disturbance in your sympathetic nerve system. Sometimes it is a condition difficult to diagnose, but nowadays professionals know how to treat it and the importance of lymphatic drainage in the relief of symptoms and treatment of this disease.