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Neuropathic Pain

Molecular changes seen in animal models of radiculopathy may help explain the transition from acute inflammatory pain to chronic neuropathic pain.
Researchers in Saint Louis are examining the ways in which a drug already approved for multiple sclerosis could ease some of the pain associated with chemotherapy for cancer patients.
Safe, innovative ways to treat de Quervain’s tenosynovitis and carpal tunnel syndrome during and after pregnancy.
Since the risk of herpes zoster rises sharply after age 50, the significant global health burden of shingles pain is expected to increase as the population ages.
Although clinicians are increasingly forced to face the 3-headed monster of comorbid diabetes, sleep disturbance, and pain, the healthcare community is only beginning to understand how the conditions overlap.
In patients with acute low back pain, sleep quality is strongly related to subsequent pain intensity, according to a study published in the May issue of Arthritis & Rheumatology.