I Have Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome

A Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome. You're not alone. 17 People

    I been in two hospital

    and four different doctors because my leg is swollen stiff can't move my toes are ankle and I can't walk, I have a dead frozen leg, and am on crutches the crutches hurt my wrist and arms so much I just rented a knee walker and the doctors don't know what to do, they keep...
    Gold40 Gold40
    51-55, F
    Jan 25, 2015

    Treatment

    When I was experiencing my biggest RSD flare up, I went to physical therapy. The place I was feeling pain was my right ankle. I had to be in a boot and on crutches. I did mirror therapy, water therapy, and sensational therapy, but the thing that worked the best for me was the...
    Storiesforme Storiesforme
    22-25, F
    Jun 4, 2013

    "i Have Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

    Who can I trust........My whole body trembles and I cant stop the pain.My body wont work but my mind is still sane ."Why is this happening to me I ask? Well why not Why not it asks? They say I now have sleep Apena what else could go wrong and another verse for the song Why are...
    Anto815 Anto815
    46-50, F
    Sep 2, 2011

    I Was Diagnosed With RSD Today

    I had a carpal tunnel release in March 2013 and today (June 10th) I saw the hand surgeon who looked at my hand and diagnosed me with RSD. I asked for my post-surgical cast to be changed 5 times because I had such severe pain in my thumb. I was sure I had some sort of pressure...
    kathyccc kathyccc
    66-70, F
    1 Response Jun 10, 2013

    Reflex Sympathetic Dysrophy

    This experience with RSD has taught me to look at everyday not in pain as a precious day, and not to waste a minute of it. On the days I have a flare up I just try to get through each hour at a time.....I pray that one day soon, there will be a cure for RSD so...many people can...
    Anto815 Anto815
    46-50, F
    Sep 2, 2011

    Today

    It's been 6 weeks since I tripped and was stepped on, and yesterday the dr. told me after looking I have RSD in my right foot. Being a runner my whole life I thought the last 6 weeks was torture but to find out just how severe this stupid injury was is devistating. Hopefully...
    grvgrl24 grvgrl24
    31-35
    2 Responses Sep 7, 2012
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