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Resource: Chronic Pain: Altered Pain Processing Mechanisms And Central Sensitization

It is estimated that 10-20% of the general population is affected by chronic pain. Studies regarding chronic widespread pain in the US and the UK have suggested that around 10-11% have permanent symptoms whereas chronic regional pain was estimated to occur in 20-25% of the population with women are 1.5 times more likely to be affected than men

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