Capsaicin-induced flare and vasodilatation in patients with post-herpetic neuralgia.

@article{Morris1995CapsaicininducedFA,
  title={Capsaicin-induced flare and vasodilatation in patients with post-herpetic neuralgia.},
  author={George C. Morris and Stephen J. Gibson and Robert Darrel Helme},
  journal={Pain},
  year={1995},
  volume={63 1},
  pages={93-101}
}
The aim of the present study was to investigate the role of primary afferent fibres with polymodal nociceptors in the various pain symptoms and signs associated with post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN). Forty-four patients with PHN affecting thoracic dermatomes were examined clinically for evidence of sensory disturbance to touch and pinprick and compared to 14… CONTINUE READING