Pain management in the Ehlers–Danlos syndromes

@article{Chopra2017PainMI,
  title={Pain management in the Ehlers–Danlos syndromes},
  author={Pradeep Jagdish Chopra and Brad T Tinkle and Claude Hamonet and Isabelle Brock and Anne Gompel and Antonio Bulbena and Clair A Francomano},
  journal={American Journal of Medical Genetics Part C: Seminars in Medical Genetics},
  year={2017},
  volume={175},
  pages={212 - 219}
}
Chronic pain in the Ehlers–Danlos syndromes (EDS) is common and may be severe. According to one study, nearly 90% of patients report some form of chronic pain. Pain, which is often one of the first symptoms to occur, may be widespread or localized to one region such as an arm or a leg. Studies on treatment modalities are few and insufficient to guide management. The following is a discussion of the evidence regarding the underlying mechanisms of pain in EDS. The causes of pain in this condition… 

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