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Neuralgia is pain in one or more nerves that occurs without stimulation of pain receptor (nociceptor) cells. Neuralgia pain is produced by a change in neurological structure or function rather than by the excitation of pain receptors that causes nociceptive pain.
Chronic pain treatments more effective when taken together

Chronic pain treatments more effective when taken together

Patch therapy provides similar pain relief as oral medications for patients with osteoarthritis (OA) knee pain

Patch therapy provides similar pain relief as oral medications for patients with osteoarthritis (OA) knee pain

Need for greater understanding of shingles

Need for greater understanding of shingles

Guideline evaluates treatments for postherpetic neuralgia

Guideline evaluates treatments for postherpetic neuralgia

Low-dose infusion of ketamine completely relieves pain of complex regional pain syndrome

Low-dose infusion of ketamine completely relieves pain of complex regional pain syndrome

Indicators identify shingles patients who have an increased risk of developing persistent pain

Indicators identify shingles patients who have an increased risk of developing persistent pain

Studies show pregabalin does not affect male reproductivity or interfere with oral contraceptives

Studies show pregabalin does not affect male reproductivity or interfere with oral contraceptives