Complex regional pain syndrome type 1 and scurvy.
Indian Pediatr. 2009 Jun ;46(6):529-31. PMID: 19556664
A 5 year old female developed features of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) i.e excessive pain to touch, decreased sweating and edema of left ankle 2 years after fracture of left tibia. Gum bleeding, petechiae and pseudoparalysis and suggestive radiograph characterized scurvy. Hyperesthesia improved and child walked with support following administration of vitamin C.