Phantom Limb Syndrome

Known as: Stump Hallucination, pain phantom, Sensations, Phantom 
Perception of painful and nonpainful phantom sensations that occur following the complete or partial loss of a limb. The majority of individuals with… (More)
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2011
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2011
Phantom perception refers to the conscious awareness of a percept in the absence of an external stimulus. On the basis of basic… (More)
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2008
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2008
Using functional MRI (fMRI) we investigated 13 upper limb amputees with phantom limb pain (PLP) during hand and lip movement… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To investigate the clinical and anatomic correlates of a previously unreported form of chronic supernumerary phantom… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVES Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT), which provides a lower dose, lower cost alternative to conventional CT, is being… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Severe phantom limb pain after surgical amputation affects 50% to 67% of patients and is difficult to… (More)
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2001
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2001
We describe a sequence of low-level operations to isolate and classify brain tissue within T1-weighted magnetic resonance images… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
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1997
The causes underlying phantom limb pain are still unknown. Recent studies on the consequences of nervous system damage in animals… (More)
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1996
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1996
Although there is a vast clinical literature on phantom limbs, there have been no experimental studies on the effects of visual… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
ALTHOUGH phantom-limb pain is a frequent consequence of the amputation of an extremity, little is known about its origin1-4. On… (More)
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1995