Allodynia is exquisite over-sensitivity of the skin, where light touch is felt as pain or marked discomfort.


Non-specific symptom

Allodynia is a clinical feature of many painful conditions, such as complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS).


Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

An overview of the topic of CRPS, excerpted from a leading medical publication.



Codeine-induced hyperalgesia and allodynia: investigating the role of glial activation. Johnson JL, Rolan PE, Johnson ME, Bobrovskaya L, Williams DB, Johnson K, Tuke J and Hutchinson MR. Transl Psychiatry. 2014 Nov; 4(11): e482.

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