oa Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia - Neuropathic pain : review article

Volume 8, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 2220-1181
  • E-ISSN: 2220-1173



Extracted from text ... REVIEW ARTICLE Prof CL Odendaal Pain Control Unit (G18), Dept. Anaesthesiology Faculty: Health Sciences, Bloemfontein Correspondence Prof CL Odendaal gnaclo@med.uovs.ac.za Neuropathic Pain Introduction The incidence of neuropathic pain has been put at 20% of all patients visiting pain clinics.1 The prevalence of neuropathic pain is not at all clear and this can be attributed to the fact that terminology defining the disease is very uncertain. Neuropathic pain conditions are not at all a new entity. The first cases have been described in the 19th century. However, only recently has the ..

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