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Nociceptors

Known as: Receptors, Pain, Neuron, Nociceptive, Pain Receptor 
Peripheral AFFERENT NEURONS which are sensitive to injuries or pain, usually caused by extreme thermal exposures, mechanical forces, or other noxious… Expand
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2018
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2018
Centralized pain syndromes are associated with changes within the central nervous system that amplify peripheral input and/or… Expand
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2017
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2017
Introduction: Pain management after surgery continues to be suboptimal; there are several reasons including lack of translation… Expand
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2017
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2017
BACKGROUND This review is an update of 'Topical capsaicin (high concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults' last… Expand
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2017
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2017
According to the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) pain is characterized as an "unpleasant sensory and… Expand
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2017
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2017
Pain due to osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most frequent causes of chronic pain. However, the mechanisms of OA pain are poorly… Expand
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2016
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2016
Fibromyalgia is the current term for chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain for which no alternative cause can be identified… Expand
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2016
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2016
Transient receptor potential vanilloid type 4 (TRPV4) is a calcium-permeable nonselective cation channel, originally described in… Expand
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2015
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2015
Transdermal drug delivery offers a number of advantages including improved patient compliance, sustained release, avoidance of… Expand
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2010
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2010
Specialized peripheral sensory neurons known as nociceptors alert us to potentially damaging stimuli at the skin by detecting… Expand
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2007
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2007
In order to deal effectively with danger, it is imperative to know about it. This is what nociceptors do--these primary sensory… Expand
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