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Understanding the Origins of Phantom Pain

16 May 2024

Fifty years ago, medical professionals attributed phantom pain to misfiring nerves. In a retrospective analysis, researchers delve into historical accounts and medical literature to explore the understanding and explanations of this enigmatic phenomenon. By tracing the evolution of knowledge surrounding phantom pain, this study sheds light on the progress made in diagnosing and treating this condition, offering insights into the experiences of individuals affected by this complex sensory perception.