Dolor en la persona con lesión medular



Palabras clave:

Lesión medular, dolor neuropático, dolor musculoesquelético, gabapentinoides, antidepresivos


El dolor es una complicación frecuente luego de una lesión medular y afecta la calidad de vida de la persona que lo sufre. Puede ser de causa musculoesquelética, visceral o, el más difícil de tratar, el neuropático. Este artículo resume los distintos tipos de dolor, su fisiopatología y las opciones terapéuticas, tanto farmacológicas como de otros tipos, que se le pueden ofrecer al paciente.

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Salinas Durán F. Dolor en la persona con lesión medular. Rev. Colomb. Med. Fis. Rehabil. [Internet]. 23 de diciembre de 2022 [citado 17 de junio de 2024];32:265-7. Disponible en:


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