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Understanding Pain

Knowing the cause

Pain has many faces. It can be pulsing, aching, sharp, dull or even drilling. The differentiation of these different forms of manifestation is crucial for the treatment, since it provides clues about the cause of the pain and the place where it originates from. This is why pain can be classified as nociceptive, neuropathic and psychogenic pain based on their cause and location of appearance.

Read more about the biological background of pain, its emergence and therapy possibilities.

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