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Why is reflex sympathetic dystrophy more common in women?

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Dr. Richard Rosenthal answered

Specializes in Pain Management

Unknown: Rsd is 3x more likely to occur in women than men. The reasons are unclear. It is thought that there is a genetic predisposition to the disease so this may play a role.

Answered 4/5/2014

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