Surgical management of post-traumatic neuropathic pain.

K. J. Burchiel, J. L. Ochoa

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The optimum management strategies for painful neuromas and neuromas-incontinuity are still unknown. Basic research and clinical development in this area is potentially rewarding and exciting. Neurosurgeons have the necessary basic and clinical neuroscience background to contribute significantly to this field and are trained in the requisite microsurgical techniques. Only by careful and thoughtful approach to individual cases can we hope to make future progress in these extraordinarily difficult pathologic conditions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)117-126
Number of pages10
JournalNeurosurgery clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology


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