inactive residual extremity syndome
inactive residual extremity syndomeRehab medicine A pain complex in an amputee who, despite a well-fitted prosthesis and good surgical outcome, complains of pain, swelling, instability, and difficulty in wearing the prosthesis for extended time Management Ertl procedure. See Ertl procedure, Phantom limb syndrome.
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