Interventional Management of Chronic Visceral Pain Syndromes - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323757751

Interventional Management of Chronic Visceral Pain Syndromes

1st Edition

Authors: Daniel Pak Jason Yong Krishna Shah
Paperback ISBN: 9780323757751
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st November 2020
Page Count: 250

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Offering timely coverage of this complex field, Interventional Management of Chronic Visceral Pain Syndromes is a practical, evidence-based guide for the mechanisms, presentation, diagnosis, and treatments of chronic non-malignant and malignant abdominal pain syndromes. Experienced clinicians and academic leaders in pain medicine comprehensively discuss best-practice guidelines using the newest interventional techniques, including dorsal root ganglion stimulation, high frequency spinal cord stimulation, and low-dose intrathecal infusion pumps. Coverage includes malignant and non-malignant gastrointestinal pain, malignant and non-malignant pelvic pain in males and females, rectal pain, and chest pain.

Table of Contents

    1. Epidemiology of Visceral Pain Syndromes

    2. Neuroanatomy and Mechanisms of Visceral Pain

    Pelvic Pain Syndromes

    3. Female Pelvic Pain

    4. Malignant Pelvic Pain

    5. Chronic Prostatitis

    6. Coccydynia

    7. Pudendal Neuralgia

    8. Post-Surgical Pelvic Pain

    9. Functional Anorectal Pain

    Malignant Gastrointestinal Pain

    10. Pancreatic Cancer

    11. Liver cancer

    12. Gastric cancer

    13. Colorectal cancer

    Non-Malignant Gastrointestinal Pain

    14. Chronic pancreatitis

    15. Chronic post-surgical pain (CPSP)

    16. Chronic abdominal wall pain

    17. Mesenteric ischemia

    18. Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    19. Irritable bowel syndrome

    Chest Pain

    20. Postherpetic Neuralgia

    21. Atypical Chest Wall Pain

    22. Esophagitis

    23. Gastroesophageal Reflex Disease


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    About the Authors

    Daniel Pak

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

    Jason Yong

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 75, Francis Street, Boston, MA

    Krishna Shah

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Department of Anesthesiology, Ben Taub General Hospital, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX