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
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chronic

[′krän·ik]
(medicine)
Long-continued; of long duration.
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Chris, 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.
Finally, testing was completed, and Alaina's doctors said that she had chronic regional pain syndrome type 2.

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