Applied physiology: Persistent visceral pain

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Abstract

  • © 2008 Hodder and Stoughton Limited. Introduction 37 The experience of visceral pain 37 Visceral hypersensitivity disorders 38 Substrates of sensation 39 Models of visceral pain 41 Mechanisms of visceral hypersensitivity 42 Conclusions 43 References 44 Persistent visceral pain is common and represents a state of hypersensitivity.
  • International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13

  • 9780340940082
  • Start Page

  • 37
  • End Page

  • 47