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AAPT Diagnostic Criteria for Peripheral Neuropathic Pain: Focal and Segmental Disorders

Peripheral neuropathic pain is among the most prevalent types of neuropathic pain. No comprehensive peripheral neuropathic pain classification system that incorporates contemporary clinical, diagnostic, biological, and psychological information exists. To address this need, this article covers the taxonomy for 4 focal or segmental peripheral neuropathic pain disorders, as part of the Analgesic, Anesthetic, and Addiction Clinical Trial Translations, Innovations, Opportunities, and Networks (ACTTION) public-private partnership and the American Pain Society (APS) collaborative to develop a standardized, evidence-based taxonomy initiative: the ACTTION-APS Pain Taxonomy (AAPT).

AAPT Diagnostic Criteria for Peripheral Neuropathic Pain: Focal and Segmental Disorders

Orginally Published At: Pain Journal

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