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2020 Sep 10


Does the Presence of Neuropathic Pain Influence the Response to Hyaluronic Acid in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis?


Tiendrebeogo E, Choueiri M, Chevalier X, Conrozier T, Eymard F
Cartilage. 2020 Sep 10:1947603520954509.
PMID: 32909439.


Up to 50% of patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (OA) present with neuropathic pain (NP) features. We assessed the impact of NP according to DN4 (Douleurs Neuropathiques 4 questions) score on the response to intra-articular (IA) hyaluronic acid (HA) injections and the effects of HA injections on NP.