High Pain Sensitivity in Patients Linked to Worse Clinical Outcomes

High Pain Sensitivity in Patients Linked to Worse Clinical Outcomes

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High Pain Sensitivity in Patients Linked to Worse Clinical Outcomes

People with axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA) who had higher pain sensitivity were more likely to have worse clinical outcomes, according to a study that found chronic pain to be common in these patients. The study, “Chronic pain and assessment of pain sensitivity in patients with axial spondyloarthritis: Results from the SPARTAKUS cohort,” was published in The Journal of Rheumatology and led by scientists in Sweden. axSpA is a type of arthritis that mainly affects the joints…

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