Channelopathy-associated insensitivity to pain | definition of Channelopathy-associated insensitivity to pain by Medical dictionary
congenital insensitivity to pain (redirected from Channelopathy-associated insensitivity to pain)
congenital insensitivity to pain,
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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It concerns a unique case of a woman with Channelopathy-associated Insensitivity to Pain
(CIP) Syndrome, who developed features of neuropathic pain after sustaining pelvic fractures and an epidural hematoma that impinged on the right fifth lumbar (L5) nerve root.