neuropathic pain syndrome

neuropathic pain syndrome

a condition of autonomic hyperactivity that results in sharp, stinging, or stabbing pain. The disorder is usually noninflammatory but may result in the destruction of peripheral nerve tissue. It may also be accompanied by changes in skin color, temperature, and edema.
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Levin has had notable success in treating migraine headaches, Frozen Shoulder Syndromes, Neuropathic Pain Syndrome and failed Spine Surgery Syndromes.
Role of different peripheral components in the expression of neuropathic pain syndrome.
DM-1796 is a once-daily tablet formulation of gabapentin, which is used to treat seizures and PHN--a neuropathic pain syndrome that usually follows an outbreak of shingles.
The authors should be commended for this classification system as opposed to the alternative situation whereby the neuropathic pain syndrome is stated and it is assumed that pain is NeP.
Because vulvodynia is presumed to be a chronic, possibly centrally mediated neuropathic pain syndrome, first-line treatment is usually amitriptyline.
Emphasis is placed on demonstrating common symptoms and signs of neuropathic pain syndrome and summarizing findings.
Central poststroke pain, in which pain and hypersensitivity occurs in a body part due to injury to the corresponding part of the brain affected by the cerebrovascular lesion, is also considered a neuropathic pain syndrome.
Cancer treatmentrelated neuropathic pain syndromes epidemiology and treatment: An update.