Indications for sympathectomy

Indications for sympathectomy are:

  • Hyperhydrosis
  • Causalgia
  • Raynaud’s disease caused by stable arterial occlusions
  • Frost bite sequelae
  • Thromboangitis / distal arterial occlusions
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Inoperable atherosclerotic occlusions with pain or limited tissue loss

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Comments will be displayed only after moderation.

Read previous post:
Raynaud's phenomenon Mnemonic

Mnemonic for sequence of changes in Raynaud's phenomenon: PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) PCR Mnemonic stands for P - Pallor (Stage...