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Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers As a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain

Jean-Marie Besson

Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers As a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain

by Jean-Marie Besson

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Published by Elsevier Science Publishing Company .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesInternational Congress Series
ContributionsGisele Guilbaud (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7532033M
ISBN 100444811796
ISBN 109780444811790

  The primary objective of this study was to assess the value of CHEPs to improve the examination of spinothalamic tract function in individuals with sensory deficits due to spinal cord disorders. More specifically, we aimed to examine if a novel stimulating protocol (ie, increasing the baseline temperature to 42°C) would improve the overall. Recent study showed that neurotrophic factors also play a able to sensitize the primary afferent fibers, and are implied in the or even months after the primary noxious lesion is healed.

  The clinical manifestations of CCS correlate with the lesion size. Small lesions in the central cord region involve the STT, where they cross to the contralateral side in the anterior commissure and cause bilateral segmental loss of pain and temperature sensations. Since the decussating fibers must ascend at least two to three spinal segments. Neurogenic plasma extravasation is mediated through activating primary afferent C-fibers that express TRPV1 and are hence activated by capsaicin [9,22]. To determine whether activating this class of primary afferent might increase BSCB permeability we applied capsaicin to the sciatic nerve and measured Evans Blue in the dorsal spinal cord

  The International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) defines neuropathic pain as “pain initiated or caused by a primary lesion or dysfunction in the nervous system” definition is. Keravel Y,, Sindou M, & Blond S: Stimulation and ablative procedures in the peripheral nerves and the spinal cord for deafferentation and neuropathic pain, in Besson JM, & Guilbaud G (eds): Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers as a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain.


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International Symposium on Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers as a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain. ( Rouffach, France). Lesions of primary afferent fibers as a tool for the study of clinical pain. Amsterdam ; New York: Excerpta Medica ; New York, NY, USA: Sole distributors for the USA and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub.

Co., 1. Author(s): Besson,Jean-Marie R; Guilbaud,G; International Symposium on Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers as a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain?,( Rouffach, France) Title(s): Lesions of primary afferent fibers as a tool for the study of clinical pain: proceedings of the International Symposium on Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers as a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain.

held. PainCampbell JN, Raja SN, Meyer RA: How should sympathetically maintained pain be diagnosed: A case study. In Besson JM, Guilbaud G (eds): Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers as a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Elsevier Science Publishers,pp Cited by: Jänig W.

Sympathetic activity during peripheral nerve injury. In: Besson JM, Guilbaud G, editors. Lesions of primary afferent fibers as a tool for the study of clinical pain.

Amsterdam: Elsevier; p. 65– Google ScholarAuthor: Götz Penkert. Methods. We studied the location and intensity of itch and pain in keloids that had been present for at least 1 year. We further studied the function of small nerve fibers by assessing allodynia and alloknesis (which are pain and itch, respectively) from innocuous stimuli that do not normally provoke pain and itch, and we used quantitative thermosensory testing (in keloid lesions, perikeloidal Cited by: (B) Peripheral changes at primary afferent neurons (nociceptive C-fibers, red; non-nociceptive myelinated A-fibers, blue) after partial nerve lesion, leading to peripheral sensitization.

Some. Neuropathic component of skeletal pain. While most preclinical and clinical scientists who study skeletal pain would agree that a significant nociceptive component in most chronic skeletal pains (OA, TMD, bone cancer, bone fracture and sickle cell), recent data has suggested there may also be a neuropathic component in many types of skeletal pain.

Neuropathic pain is due to a lesion or disease of the somatosensory nervous system [].Besides clinical examination, diagnostic tests assessing non-nociceptive and nociceptive afferent pathways are useful in patients with suspected neuropathic pain, as they provide definite evidence of somatosensory nervous system damage.

Temporary pain relief can be achieved with injection of local anesthetic, suggesting the importance of abnormal primary afferent activity in generating the pain. Some forms of headache may also be interpreted as chronic re-injury pain conditions that are consistent with the. Jimenez-Andrade JM, Mantyh WG, Bloom AP, Xu H, Ferng AS, Dussor G, Vanderah TW, Mantyh PW.

A phenotypically restricted set of primary afferent nerve fibers innervate the bone versus skin: Therapeutic opportunity for treating skeletal pain. A peripheral nerve lesion is not detectable, 6 although one histopathological study demonstrated damage of small afferent fibers in CRPS after leg amputation.

7 The clinical. Primary Afferent Fibers As initially described in Chapter 9, somatic afferent fibers consist of (1) a peripheral process extending from the posterior root ganglion either to contact peripheral mechanoreceptors or to end as free nerve endings, (2) a central process extending from the posterior root ganglion into the central nervous system, and.

Group C nerve fibers are one of three classes of nerve fiber in the central nervous system (CNS) and peripheral nervous system (PNS).

The C group fibers are unmyelinated and have a small diameter and low conduction velocity, whereas Groups A and B are myelinated.

Group C fibers include postganglionic fibers in the autonomic nervous system (ANS), and nerve fibers at the dorsal roots (IV fiber). Primary afferent fibers are pseudo-unipolar neurons which means their cell body has one emerging axon that divides in peripheral and central projections.

gastrointestinal visceral pain. Vagal and spinal afferent fibers are generally unmyelinated or thinly myelinated fibers transmitting different aspects of sensory information at low conduction velocity (∼1 m/sec).

Vagal neurones generally process physiological information (for example, the nature and composition of the luminal contents and the presence and amplitude of. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages I-XI. PDF. Characterization of the Primary Afferent.

Postsynaptic Changes during Sustained Primary Afferent Fiber Stimulation as Revealed by C-Fos Immunohistochemistry in the Rat Spinal Cord Results soon or later will have a great impact on pain research and consequently ultimately in clinical.

3. Neuropathic Pain: Clinical Symptoms and Mechanisms. The IASP established that NP is caused by a primary damage or dysfunction in the nervous system. Neuropathic pain may occur spontaneously, either ongoing or intermittent, or may be stimulus-evoked; generally, subjects describe it as burning, itching, lancing, and numbness.

C fibers are one of two primary sensory or afferent fibers that are unmyelinated and smaller; C fibers transmit the signal slowly. An older adult patient with dementia has a pain rating of 5 on the Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia (PAINAD) scale.

are stimulated by noxious stimuli. A-delta primary afferent fibers transmit fast pain to the spinal cord within sec-ond, which is felt as pricking, sharp, or electric quality sen-sation and usually caused by mechanical or thermal stimuli.

C-fibers transmit slow pain within 1 second, which is felt as burning, throbbing or aching and is. Note U-fiber lesions along arcuate fibers in middle left frontal lobe, highly characteristic of demyelination and not seen in normal aging or vascular disease.

Using The MS Lesion Checklist, a clinician can score each of the 10 lesion types as present or absent and note how many of each are found on their patient’s T2W/FLAIR sequence.

Introduction. Diabetes mellitus is a common cause of neuropathic pain worldwide. However, not all patients who develop diabetic neuropathy (DN) experience pain (Calcutt, ).The prevalence of pain varies from 13 to 24% (O'Hare et al., ; Schmader, ).Among those with positive symptoms, the clinical findings often differ from those found in other neuropathic pain .The L2 spinal nerve root, and its collateral, the caudal-most white ramus communicans nerve, is the primary afferent for converging pain signals from lower lumbar discs that project rostrally.Additionally, peptidergic pain afferent fibers immunolabeled for calcitonin gene-regulated peptide (CGRP) or substance P (SP) sprout and exhibit robust arborization into the deep dorsal horn.