chronic

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Related to Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome: causalgia, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

chronic

Medicine (of a disease) developing slowly, or of long duration

chronic

[′krän·ik]
(medicine)
Long-continued; of long duration.
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The 26-year-old, who serves in the Army's Coldstream Guards, suffers from chronic regional pain syndrome and nerve damage after his knee swelled up while on the Salisbury Plain two years ago.
Cardiovascular medications can be used to prevent headaches from a severe brain injury, treat pain-induced hypertension and in some eases treat chronic regional pain syndrome.

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