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Somatosensation: Focus on Pain

Peggy Mason

in Medical Neurobiology

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Published in print May 2011 | ISBN: 9780195339970
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199965151 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195339970.003.0018
Somatosensation: Focus on Pain

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Whereas normally somatosensation serves movement, injuries in the periphery or to central somatosensory pathways may result in abnormal sensations or pain.

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Subjects: Disorders of the Nervous System ; Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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