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What is Nociplastic Pain? 

Jenny L.F. Andrus, MD Clinicians have long held that there are two types of pain – nociceptive (the type of sensation or pain you feel when there is damage to your body tissues, think stepping on a tack) and neuropathic

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Phantom Pain and Its Treatment

By Jenny L.F. Andrus, MD In my last blog post, I discussed the possible causes of phantom pain and the medications that are commonly used to treat those symptoms.  In this post, I will talk about other treatments that offer

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What Causes Phantom Limb Pain?

By Jenny L.F. Andrus, MD In my last blog post, I discussed phantom pain and the symptoms typically seen in those who have had limbs amputated. In this post, I will discuss the theories about why this condition exists and

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What is Phantom Pain?

By Jenny L.F. Andrus, MD In this blog post, I will discuss the phenomenon of phantom pain and define for the reader how it manifests in patients, describing symptoms typically seen in those who have had limbs amputated. Phantom limb

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Treating Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women

Please note**** We do not treat chronic pelvic pain at OSC.   This article is for informational purposes only.     Jenny L. F. Andrus, MD Chronic pelvic pain is pain in the area below the bellybutton and between the hips

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