Clinical and instrumental evaluation of sensory function before and after percutaneous anterolateral cordotomy at cervical level in man

@article{Lahuerta1990ClinicalAI,
  title={Clinical and instrumental evaluation of sensory function before and after percutaneous anterolateral cordotomy at cervical level in man},
  author={J. Lahuerta and D. Bowsher and Jackie Campbell and S. Lipton},
  journal={Pain},
  year={1990},
  volume={42},
  pages={23-30}
}
&NA; Sensory perception thresholds were assessed by clinical testing and by quantitative instrumental testing before and after operation in 16 subjects for whom unilateral percutaneous cervical cordotomy was performed for the relief of pain due to malignant disease, and compared with clinical assessments of sensory function. We were able to confirm the association between deficit in pin‐prick sensation and pain relief in the majority of instances, though the completeness or otherwise of pain… Expand
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