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Can complex regional pain syndrome have any complications?

Complex regional pain syndrome can have complications, and they can be severe. When people don't go to the doctor to discuss their complex regional pain syndrome, they can experience significant problems with their muscles. In some cases, complex regional pain syndrome can lead to stiff movement of the affected area. In addition, complex regional pain syndrome can cause you to begin to loose muscle, meaning that you'll have trouble moving the affected body part.

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