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Cancers 2019, 11(3), 373; https://doi.org/10.3390/cancers11030373

Cancer-Related Neuropathic Pain

Academic Unit of Palliative Care, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9NL, UK
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Received: 15 February 2019 / Revised: 5 March 2019 / Accepted: 12 March 2019 / Published: 16 March 2019
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Abstract

Neuropathic pain in cancer is common and debilitating. It is important to differentiate neuropathic pain from other cancer-related pains as it is associated with worse pain outcomes and requires different treatment strategies. This review summarises recent updates to pain classification, aetiology, pain assessment and current recommendations for treatment in patients with cancer-related neuropathic pain. View Full-Text
Keywords: neuropathic pain; cancer; pharmacotherapy neuropathic pain; cancer; pharmacotherapy
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