RSD. After trauma to a lower extremity, a condition called rsd may develop. Rsd is known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy. It can lead to a painful, cold limb. Fibromyalgia is a condition affecting more than one region. Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues.
Not typically. While there have been some studies that suggest so called post traumatic fibromyalgia ie fibromyalgia after an accident this is very controversial. I doubt strongly that fibromyalgia can result from an injury to the leg or foot.
Possibly. We do not completely understand what causes fibromyalgia or why some people get it. However we do know that trauma can trigger the onset of fibromyalgia.
Possibly. The relationship of trauma to the onset of fm is a hotly debated subject. Imo, it can seemingly occur after modest trauma. Read more...