Journal of Neurology

, Volume 234, Issue 5, pp 342–343 | Cite as

Painful hand and moving fingers

A case report
  • I. Funakawa
  • Y. Mano
  • T. Takayanagi
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A 52-year-old man developed a painful hand and moving fingers syndrome after trauma and amputation. Our observations and a similar published report indicate that symptoms similar to a syndrome of painful legs and moving toes can occur in the upper limbs.

Key words

Painful legs and moving toes Painful hand and moving fingers Causalgia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Funakawa
    • 1
  • Y. Mano
    • 1
  • T. Takayanagi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurologyNara Medical UniversityKashihara city, Nara prefectureJapan

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