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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chronic_pain

Chronic pain is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between acute and chronic pain is sometimes determined by an arbitrary interval of time ...

www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/understanding-pain-management-chronic-pain

May 11, 2017 ... Everyone feels pain from time to time, but chronic pain is different. Find out what causes chronic pain and how it can affect your emotional ...

medlineplus.gov/magazine/issues/spring11/articles/spring11pg5-6.html

Chronic pain is often defined as any pain lasting more than 12 weeks. Whereas acute pain is a normal sensation that alerts us to possible injury, chronic pain is ...

www.spine-health.com/conditions/chronic-pain/chronic-pain-a-disease-why-does-it-still-hurt

People with severe, chronic back pain know how it can utterly disrupt and damage one's life. Chronic back pain can be cruel—making it hard to enjoy even the ...

www.healthline.com/health/chronic-pain

May 16, 2017 ... Chronic pain is pain that lasts for at least 12 weeks. Learn about the causes, risk factors, and treatments for chronic pain.

www.emedicinehealth.com/chronic_pain/article_em.htm

Nov 28, 2016 ... Chronic pain: Pain (an unpleasant sense of discomfort) that persists or progresses over a long period of time. In contrast to acute pain that ...

www.medicinenet.com/chronic_pain/symptoms.htm

May 10, 2017 ... Read about causes of chronic pain and the medications used in treatment. Pinpoint your symptoms and signs with MedicineNet's Symptom ...

www.medicinenet.com/chronic_pain/article.htm

Chronic pain persists over a longer period of time than acute pain and is resistant to most medical treatments. It often causes severe problems for patients.

familydoctor.org/condition/chronic-pain

There are 2 types of pain: acute and chronic. Acute pain lets you know that your body is injured. It usually doesn't last long. It should go away as your body heals.