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Migraine, neuropathic pain and nociceptive pain: towards a unifying concept

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Tags: chronic pain, headache, neurology, pain problems, head, head/neck

One article on PainSci cites Chakravarty 2010: The 3 Basic Types of Pain

original abstract Abstracts here may not perfectly match originals, for a variety of technical and practical reasons. Some abstacts are truncated for my purposes here, if they are particularly long-winded and unhelpful. I occasionally add clarifying notes. And I make some minor corrections.

Migraine, neuropathic pain, and nociceptive pain are the three commonest pain syndromes affecting humans.

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