Blasberg, Bruce; Eliav, Eli; Greenberg, Martin S.
September 2008
Burket's Oral Medicine, Diagnosis & Treatment;2008, p257
Book Chapter
Chapter 10 of the book "Burket's Oral Medicine" is presented. It discusses new developments that have led to a better understanding of chronic pain as well as the diagnosis and treatment of orofacial pain (OFP) disorders. It states that OFP occurs due to disease of the orofacial structures, generalized musculoskeletal or rheumatic disease, and central nervous system disease. It explores the examination and assessment of a patient with chronic OFP.


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