congenital insensitivity to pain


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congenital insensitivity to pain

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CIP

A rare defect in perception of pain in which children are born with an inherited sensory and autonomic neuropathy and a markedly reduced ability to perceive painful experiences, e.g., bone and joint injuries, lacerations, and abrasions.
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Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis: Ocular and systemic manifestations.
Orofacial manifestations of congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis: A report of 24 cases.
Osteomyelitis of the mandible in a group of 33 pediatric patients with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis.
Severe complications in wound healing and fracture treatment in two brothers with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis.
Congenital Insensitivity to Pain and Anhydrosis (CIPA) Syndrome; A Report of 4 Cases.
Congenital Insensitivity To Pain With Anhidrosis (HSAN Type IV), Extremely Rare Syndrome That Can Be Easily Missed By Bone And Joint Surgeons: A Case Report.
8 Type IV congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis (CIPA) is characterized by inexplicable episodes of fever at an early age in addition to insensitivity to pain and self-mutilation.
Traumatic lesions from congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis in a pediatric patient: dental management.
The patient was hospitalized in the ward because of congenital insensitivity to pain and soft tissue infection.
When a patient with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis seriously injures himself/herself, injury is generally not recognized and permanent wounds occur as a result.
The main differential diagnosis of congenital indifference to pain should be made with congenital insensitivity to pain, specifically with HSAN V.
It is known that these individuals have been misdiagnosed with congenital indifference to pain before the existence of morphological studies of the peripheral nerves (2), since the great difference between congenital insensitivity and congenital indifference to pain lies in that individuals with congenital insensitivity to pain have the described alteration in the sural nerve biopsy and individuals with congenital indifference to pain exhibit a completely normal biopsy of peripheral nerve.

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