Severe chronic pain
Severe chronic pain: Introduction
Severe chronic pain: Chronic severe pain is defined as pain that persists longer than the temporal course of natural healing, associated with a particular type of injury or disease process and is severe in intensity.
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causes, and treatments of Severe chronic pain is available below.
Symptoms of Severe chronic pain
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Treatments for Severe chronic pain
- Morphine is the gold standard choice, followed by Oxycodone, Fentanyl in the form of a transdermal patch designed for chronic pain management, Diamorphine, hydromorphone or methadone are used less frequently
- Pethidine is not recommended for chronic pain management due to its low potency, short duration of action, and toxicity associated with repeated use
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Severe chronic pain:
- Nerve Neuropathy: Related Home Testing:
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Severe chronic pain: Complications
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Causes of Severe chronic pain
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Severe chronic pain: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
- Nerve Disorders: serious diseases commonly undiagnosed:
- Chronic Pain Disorders -- serious medical disorders that may be undiagnosed:
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Misdiagnosis and Severe chronic pain
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Severe chronic pain: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Pain Specialists:
- Arthritis & Joint Health Specialists (Rheumatology):
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Severe chronic pain
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Severe chronic pain: Animations
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Severe chronic pain: Broader Related Topics
Types of Severe chronic pain
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