Atlas of Uncommon Pain Syndromes - 2nd Edition

Atlas of Uncommon Pain Syndromes

2nd Edition

Text with Image Bank CD-ROM

Authors: Steven Waldman
Imprint: Saunders


With Atlas of Uncommon Pain Syndromes, noted pain management specialist Dr. Steven Waldman delivers complete, concise, step-by-step visual guidance to help you effectively diagnose and manage uncommon pain syndromes encountered in any clinical practice. Vivid illustrations depict the physical symptoms and anatomy of each pain site, and diagnostic images demonstrate key findings from MRI, CT, and conventional radiography. It’s the effective, easy-access resource you need to evaluate uncommon pain syndromes and sharpen your diagnostic skills.

Key Features

  • Uses a consistent format to explore each pain syndrome, progressing through diagnostic codes signs and symptoms physical findings laboratory and radiographic testing treatment options and clinical pearls...enabling you to find the information you need fast.
  • Explores side effects and complications, helping you to avoid common diagnostic pitfalls and obtain the best results.
  • Includes ICD-9 codes to facilitate accurate billing.
  • Serves as a companion volume to Dr. Waldman’s Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes, 2nd Edition —equipping you with well-rounded guidance for the clinical challenges you’re likely to face.

Table of Contents

Section 1 Headache and Facial Pain Syndromes

1 Ice Pick Headache
2 Supraorbital Neuralgia
3 Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania
4 Charlin’s Syndrome
5 Sexual Headache
6 Cough Headache
7 Headache Associated with Temporal Arteritis
8 Post-Dural Puncture Headache
9 Ramsay Hunt Syndrome
10 Eagle’s Syndrome
11 Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

Section 2 Neck and Brachial Plexus Pain Syndromes

12 Spasmodic Torticollis
13 Cervicothoracic Interspinous Bursitis
14 Scapulocostal Syndrome
15 Parsonage-Turner Syndrome
16 Hyoid Syndrome
17 Omohyoid Syndrome
18 Neck-Tongue Syndrome

Section 3 Shoulder Pain Syndromes

19 Supraspinatus Tendinitis
20 Infraspinatus Tendinitis
21 Subacromial Impingement Syndrome
22 Os Acromiale Pain Syndrome
23 Pectoralis Major Tear Syndrome
24 Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment
25 Quadrilateral Space Syndrome

Section 4 Elbow Pain Syndromes

26 Pronator Syndrome
27 Cubital Bursitis
28 Anconeus Epitrochlearis
29 Os Supratrochleare-Related Elbow Pain
30 Triceps Tendinitis
31 Radial Tunnel Syndrome
32 Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
33 Anterior Interosseous Syndrome

Section 5 Wrist and Hand Pain Syndromes

34 Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome
35 Cheiralgia Paresthetica
36 Secretan’s Syndrome
37 Foreign Body Synovitis
38 Glomus Tumor of the Hand
39 Triangular Fibrocartilage Tear Syndrome
40 Scapholunate Ligament Tear Syndrome
41 Lunotriquetral Instability Pain Syndrome
42 Kienböck’s Disease
43 Avascular Necrosis of the Scaphoid
44 Extensor Carpi Ulnaris Tendinitis
45 Flexor Carpi Radialis Tendinitis

Section 6 Thoracic Pain Syndromes

46 Devil’s Grip
47 Sternoclavicular Syndrome
48 Postmastectomy Pain
49 Sternalis Syndrome
50 Xiphodynia


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About the Author

Steven Waldman

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Dean, Chairman and Professor, Department of Medical Humanities and Bioethics, Clinical professor of Anesthesiology, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri