Types of Chronic Pain

Chronic pain can be caused by a number of diseases, injuries, and conditions. Understanding the different classifications and symptoms can allow you to take an active role in your care.
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Causes of Chronic Post-Mastectomy Pain
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Causes of Chronic Postoperative Pain
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Neuroma: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Dealing With Chronic Postoperative Hernia Pain
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The Causes and Treatment of Psychogenic Pain
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Trigeminal Neuralgia Overview and Treatment
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Overview of Pelvic Nerve Pain
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What Is Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome or RSD?
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Superficial and Deep Somatic Pain Overview
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Male Pelvic Pain: Causes and Treatment
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Visceral Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
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Dealing With Abdominal Pain After Surgery
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Neuropathic Pain: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
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Demystifying Chronic Pelvic Pain Symptoms
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4 Most Common Types of Chronic Pain
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Pudendal Neuropathy Causes Chronic Pelvic Pain
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Genitofemoral Neuropathy Symptoms, Cause, and Treatment
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Phantom Limb Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments
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Nociceptive Pain Types, Phases, and Treatment
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Dealing With Chronic Headache Pain
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Pelvic Pain and Joint Instability During Pregnancy
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Features of Idiopathic Pain
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Headache Types, Symptoms and Treatment
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Common Causes of Chronic Pelvic Pain
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Pelvic Pain Caused by Uterine Fibroids
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What Are Nociceptors?
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Central Neuropathic Pain Syndrome