Chronic at- and below-level pain after moderate unilateral cervical spinal cord contusion in rats.

@article{Detloff2013ChronicAA,
  title={Chronic at- and below-level pain after moderate unilateral cervical spinal cord contusion in rats.},
  author={Megan Ryan Detloff and Rodel E. Wade and John D. Houl{\'e}},
  journal={Journal of neurotrauma},
  year={2013},
  volume={30 10},
  pages={
          884-90
        }
}
Chronic neuropathic pain is a significant consequence of spinal cord injury (SCI) that is associated with evoked pain, including allodynia and/or hyperalgesia. Allodynia is defined as a painful response to normally innocuous stimuli, and hyperalgesia occurs when there is an amplified pain response to normally noxious stimuli. We describe a model of a unilateral cervical level (C5) contusion injury where sensory recovery was assessed weekly for 6 weeks in 32 adult, female, Sprague-Dawley rats… CONTINUE READING

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