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A Physiopathological Approach to Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy of the Upper Limb in Hemiplegia by Three-Phase Bone Scintigraphy

  • J. E. Kunnert
  • B. Brunot
  • J. Lecocq
  • J. L. Demangeat
  • P. Vautravers
  • A. Constantinesco
  • M. Jesel
  • F. Isch
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Abstract

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD) of the upper limb is a common affliction in the course of hemiplegia. In a prospective series of 25 hemiplegic patients with or without RSD, the circulatory phenomena were analyzed, using quantitative three-phase bone scintigraphy (TPBS).

Keywords

Blood Pool Blood Velocity Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Vascular Volume Hemiplegic Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. E. Kunnert
  • B. Brunot
  • J. Lecocq
  • J. L. Demangeat
  • P. Vautravers
  • A. Constantinesco
  • M. Jesel
  • F. Isch

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