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stabbing pain

Known as: knifelike pain, pains stabbing 
An intense sensation of discomfort or distress that is sharp and feels as though a knife has penetrated an anatomical location.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE To prospectively describe the clinical characteristics of classical trigeminal neuralgia (TN) in a standardized manner… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BackgroundIn the majority of cases, trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is a unilateral condition with ultra-short stabbing pain located… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Occipital neuralgia is defined as a paroxysmal shooting or stabbing pain in the dermatomes of the nervus occipitalis major and/or… Expand
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2010
2010
Primary stabbing headache is characterized by transient, cephalic ultrashort stabs of pain. It is a frequent complaint with a… Expand
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE We evaluated a series of questions pertaining to vulvar pain symptoms to determine their association with a localized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background and Objectives: Occipital neuralgia is a paroxysmal nonthrobbing, stabbing pain in the area of the greater or lesser… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE—The aim of this trial was to evaluate the effects of α-lipoic acid (ALA) on positive sensory symptoms and neuropathic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This study explores the relationship of the pain of the migraine headache and the associated features of migraine. Migraineurs (n… Expand
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2002
2002
The idiopathic stabbing headache (ISH) is characterized by a stabbing pain of short duration, variable localization and an errant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Clinical and laboratory data from 596 patients who came to an emergency room complaining of chest pain indicated that no single… Expand
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