Pain following spinal cord injury

Michael Y. Wang, Brian O'Shaughnessy, Iftikharul Haq, Barth A. Green

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Abstract

Pain following spinal cord trauma is common and frequently perplexing as multiple etiologies can confuse the diagnosis. Neuropathic pain from spinal cord damage is frequent, occurring in up to 40% of patients. However, autonomic and musculoskeletal pain generators are also common.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)99-105
Number of pages7
JournalSeminars in Neurosurgery
Volume15
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2004

Keywords

  • Neuropathic pain
  • Pseudarthrosis
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Syringomyelia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

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