Central sensitisation in visceral pain disorders

B. Moshiree, Q. Zhou, D. D. Price, G. N. Verne

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The concepts of visceral hyperalgesia and visceral hypersensitivity have been examined in a variety of functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs). Although the pathophysiological mechanisms of pain and hypersensitivity in these disorders are still not well understood, exciting new developments in research have been made in the study of the brain-gut interactions involved in the FGIDs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)905-908
Number of pages4
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 2006
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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