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National Institutes of Health Pain Consortium

Pain Index

The National Institutes of Health consists of many different institutes and centers. The following is an index to various NIH publications about pain symptoms, conditions and treatments.

General Pain





 Avascular Necrosis

 Back Pain

 Behavioral and Relaxation Approaches

 Behçet's Disease

 Cancer Pain

 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

 Central Pain Syndrome

Chiropractic Use

  • Chiropractic Use
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

 Chronic Pain

 Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (also called Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome)

 Diabetic Neuropathy

 Epidermolysis Bullosa


 Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia



 Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue

 Herpes Zoster Oticus (see Shingles)

Hip Replacement


Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (see Arthritis)

Knee Problems

 Lichen Sclerosus



 Manipulative and Body-Based Practices

 Marfan Syndrome

 Medicines by Design

 Meralgia Paresthetica

Migraine (see Head Ache) Omega-3 Fatty Acids

 Osteoarthritis Arthritis (see Arthritis)


 Pelvic Pain

 Peripheral Neuropathy

 Pinched Nerve

 Piriformis Syndrome

 Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis

 Postherpetic Neuralgia (see Shingles)

Prescription Drugs and Pain Medications

 Progressive Locomotor Ataxia

 Prostate Problems


 Raynaud's Phenomenon

 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (see Complex Regional Pain Syndrome)  Repetitive Motions Disorders

 Rheumatoid Arthritis (see Arthritis)



 Shingles (also called Herpes Zoster, Postherpetic Neuralgia)

 Shoulder Pain

 Sjogren's Syndrome

 Spinal Stenosis

 Sports Injuries

 Sprains and Strains

 Tarlov Cysts (also called Perineural Cysts, Sacral Nerve Root Cysts)

 Temporomandibular Joint Disorders

 Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome (also called Occult Spinal Dysraphism Sequence)

 Third Molar (Wisdom Tooth) Removal

Thunder God Vine

  • Thunder God Vine
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

 Trigeminal Neuralgia Information Page


 Wisdom Tooth Removal (see Third Molar Removal)

Date Last Modified: April 12, 2007
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