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Reflex sympathetic dystrophy

BMJ 1995; 311 doi: (Published 23 September 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:811
  1. K P Bhatia,
  2. C D Marsden
  1. Clinical assistant Professor University Department of Clinical Neurology, Institute of Neurology, London WC1N 3BG

    May be accompanied by involuntary movements

    EDITOR,--In the review of reflex sympathetic dystrophy we were particularly interested in figure 3, showing reflex sympathetic dystrophy of the left foot.1 The affected foot has a curious, inturned dystonic posture; readers are not told whether this was a constant feature. Involuntary movements, including tremor, spasms, and dystonia, are not uncommonly seen in the affected limbs of …

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