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Central changes associated with chronic pelvic pain and endometriosis.

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BACKGROUND: Chronic pelvic pain (CPP) is a significant public health problem with 1 million affected women in the UK. Although many pathologies are associated with CPP, the pain experienced is often disproportionate to the extent of disease identified and frequently no pathology is found (chronic pelvic pain syndrome). The central nervous system (CNS) is central to the experience of pain and chronic pain conditions in general are associated with alterations in both the structure and function ...

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10.1093/humupd/dmu025

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
Human reproduction update More from this journal
Volume:
20
Issue:
5
Pages:
737-747
Publication date:
2014-09-01
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EISSN:
1460-2369
ISSN:
1355-4786
Language:
English
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pubs:469517
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uuid:6131c432-a431-49d5-941c-af159f2d937a
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pubs:469517
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469517
Deposit date:
2014-07-11

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