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Why is reflex sympathetic dystrophy more common in women?

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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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