Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

One woman shares how she developed complex regional pain syndrome, also known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), a rare and debilitating nervous system disorder that causes inflammation, muscle spasms and pain.

Orthopedic pain specialist Dr. Timothy Davis explains the treatment options for a young woman who has been suffering from debilitating pain disorder since she fractured her legs during basic training for her job in the U.S. military.

Kathy tells E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork what it's like living with reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), a rare and debilitating nervous system disorder that causes inflammation, muscle spasms and pain.

Kathy has reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), a rare and debilitating nervous system disorder that has caused her foot to swell. E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains how the disease progresses. And, should Kathy consider amputation?