It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-25-2012, 11:07 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: California, USA
Posts: 6
IV caused RSD HB User
Do most here have foot/wrist problems? Any have upper arm?

There are so many threads here and I've read just a handful.

Maybe it's me, but in what I've read it seems RSD is more prevalent in feet/legs and wrist (carpal tunnel?).

Before my daughter's diagnosis, I'd heard the term "carpal tunnel" just in passing (she does not have carpal tunnel). Lots of computer people where I live. I didn't know anyone with it, just overheard the phrase, therefore basically ignored it.

My daughter's pain doctor has used carpal tunnel as an example several times. Why, I do not know. My daughter's pain is from the bend in her elbow up to her shoulder.

In short, is it just my narrowed exposure (searching the web, reading threads) or is RSD more prevalent in one or two areas initially?

I am in desperate need of RSD/CRPS 101! (I have to credit ombudsman with the latter)

Last edited by IV caused RSD; 08-25-2012 at 12:30 PM.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 08-25-2012, 06:35 PM   #2
Inactive
(male)
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 261
Kev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB UserKev629 HB User
Re: Do most here have foot/wrist problems? Any have upper arm?

RSD normally starts at the sight of the truama, it just seems that most people injure the extremities so that is why most of us have it start in the hands feet, mine was from carpal tunnel op

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
new on here and need advice sassycarole Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 30 05-13-2012 02:34 PM
RSD has been mentioned ... Anyone from BC Canada here? michlei Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 0 03-18-2011 12:23 AM
going crazy here tatertim Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 8 01-14-2011 06:16 PM
new here and wondering id rsd fits blessedx3 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 5 07-31-2008 10:20 PM
New here PLEASE HELP!! amb97 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 22 12-04-2007 01:30 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:27 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!