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All Neuropathic Pain Articles

Letter to the Editor of Practical Pain Management about human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) in the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
Centralized pain is fast emerging as a critical factor in therapeutic, diagnostic, and medical-legal issues. It's crucial to know how to diagnose central pain; learn from a leader in the pain field.
Neuropathic pain has a number of forms or diagnoses, but possibly the most difficult to understand and treat is central neuropathic pain (CNP). Article from a pain medicine specialist on classic central pain syndromes, including multiple sclerosis and phantom limb pain.
A pain management specialist answers the question: What is a basic formula for treating neuropathic pain? Reviews diabetic neuropathy treatments, including first-tier and second-tier medications.
In an open-label trial, a unique electric current combined with a local anesthetic reduced pain in patients who have diabetic neuropathy. Read up on the results in this neuropathy research study.
Diabetic neuropathy is a common complication of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes, associated with duration of the disease and duration of hyperglycemia. Article covers treating the painful symptoms of diabetic neuropathy.
For many people with single- and multiple-limb amputations, pain does not cease following amputation. Article covers current treatments.
Diabetes mellitus is the leading cause of peripheral neuropathy. This article focuses on the epidemiology and pathogenesis as well as clinical features, diagnosis, and management of DSPN, the most common form of diabetic neuropathy.
Although there is limited data in published guidelines on the use of opioids to treat neuropathic pain, several reports suggest that certain unique opioids might be useful in this setting. This article explores those unique opioids.
A review of the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain.
Initial treatment of musculoskeletal and neuropathic pain can be more effective by incorporating combination pharmacologic alternatives as adjuncts to oral or parenteral analgesic medication.
Read this personal account of life with reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), and one writer's journey to regain control of her life.
While Lidoderm is currently FDA-approved only for the pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), Phase IV studies suggest that Lidoderm has potential utility in a variety of chronic pain syndromes.
Understanding the organic and physiological patterns of referred pain helps to identify the true origin of pathology and inform proper treatment.
Characterized by hand and wrist pain, carpal tunnel syndrome is a symptomatic distal median nerve neuropathy at the wrist and is the most commonly encountered entrapment neuropathy.
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