Experimental brush-evoked allodynia activates posterior parietal cortex

@article{Witting2001ExperimentalBA,
  title={Experimental brush-evoked allodynia activates posterior parietal cortex},
  author={Nanna Witting and Ron Kupers and Peter Svensson and Lars Arendt-Nielsen and Albert Gjedde and Troels Staehelin Jensen},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2001},
  volume={57},
  pages={1817 - 1824}
}
Objective: To study the brain activation pattern of coexisting experimental ongoing pain and brush-evoked allodynia (pain evoked by innocuous brush) with the use of PET. Background: Neuropathic pain usually has two essential phenomena: ongoing pain and brush-evoked allodynia, which coexist and may influence each other. Capsaicin induces both ongoing pain and brush-evoked allodynia. Methods: Eight healthy right-handed volunteers participated in eight H215O PET scans with two blocks of four… 

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