I am a
Home I AM A Search Login

Papers of the Week

Papers: 16 Jul 2022 - 22 Jul 2022

2022 Jul 12

J Oral Biosci

Plastic changes in nociceptive pathways contributing to persistent orofacial pain.


Shinoda M, Hitomi S, Iwata K, Hayashi Y
J Oral Biosci. 2022 Jul 12.
PMID: 35840073.


Pain is a warning signal for the body defense mechanisms and is a critical sensation for supporting life. However, orofacial pain is not a vital sensation, but a disease. However, there are still many unclear points about the pathophysiological mechanism of orofacial pain. This situation makes it difficult for many clinicians to treat orofacial pain hypersensitivity.