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Common Animal Models in the Study of Pain

  • Temugin BertaEmail author
  • Raquel Tonello
Chapter

Abstract

Animal models of pain are indispensable for the discovery of new pathophysiological mechanisms and therapeutic options. Advances have been made in identifying rodent model equivalents of various clinical pain conditions and this review endeavors to describe and discuss the most common ones used in today’s research.

Keywords

Animal models of pain Acute pain Inflammatory pain Neuropathic pain Functional pain Pain behavior 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA

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