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Pain pp 1105-1106 | Cite as

Definition of Pain Terms

  • Alaa Abd-ElsayedEmail author
Chapter

Abstract

There are different terms that describe different types of pain. Knowledge of these terms is very important to guide diagnosis and treatment.

Keywords

Pain Definitions Terms 

References

  1. 1.
    https://www.iasp-pain.org/Taxonomy. Accessed on 25 Dec 2017.
  2. 2.
    Pain terms: a list with definitions and notes on usage. Recommended by the IASP Subcommittee on Taxonomy. Pain. 1979;6(3):249.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public HealthMadisonUSA

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