Reflex patterns in postganglionic vasoconstrictor neurons following chronic nerve lesions.

@article{Blumberg1985ReflexPI,
  title={Reflex patterns in postganglionic vasoconstrictor neurons following chronic nerve lesions.},
  author={Hilary Blumberg and Wilfrid J{\"a}nig},
  journal={Journal of the autonomic nervous system},
  year={1985},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={157-80}
}
Lesions of limb nerves in man may be associated with a variety of painful disorders with trophic changes described by the generic term 'reflex sympathetic dystrophy'. Our hypothesis is that pain and trophic changes are produced by an abnormal discharge pattern in postganglionic neurons supplying the limb (see refs. 3,24). In relation to this hypothesis… CONTINUE READING