Date: 01/2007
Journal: Dental Clinics

Purpose: Discuss neuropathic pain causes and mechanisms Results: Neuropathic pain described as pain initiated or caused by a primary lesion or dysfunction in the nervous system. Summarizes neuropathic pain conditions frequently seen in dental offices. –Neuropathic orofacial pain – Spontaneous pain that is unprovoked, cannot be treated with conventional analgesics or opiods –Pathophysiology – change […]