Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Abnormal Temporal Summation

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_16

Definition

Abnormal Temporal Summation is an abnormal, intense pain resulting from repetitive stimulation of a painful skin area in patients with neuropathic pain.

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