Everyone will have experienced a number of different types of pain in their lifetime, and there are a number of common types of pain that we see in the Clinic. You will see from the “What is Pain?” section that there are various mechanisms by which pain can be produced in the body, and all these pain types involve a number of these mechanisms.
Pages about the common pain types we see are listed in the menu to the right.
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Page updated 15/02/2016