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May 31 2022
Ultra low frequency nerve stimulation effectively blocks nerve conduction, causing a remarkable reduction in chronic pain in patients with low back pain.
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May 25 2022
Neutrophils help prevent the transition from acute to chronic pain after injury. Dampening their activity with anti-inflammatory drugs, like ibuprofen or diclofenac, can prolong pain duration.
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May 19 2022
The anterior cingulate cortex drives top-down pain control via dopaminergic modulation of a subset of pyramidal cells.
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May 04 2022
Recent work suggests that the Sp5C-LPBN-VTA pathway is activated during chronic neuropathic pain and results in the increased firing of VTA dopaminergic neurons, leading to depression-like behavior.
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The pain threshold for each individual differs, which makes it more...
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