Chapter 26. Cancer Pain

  1. Gary J. McCleane MD, FFARCSI, DA, DipIMC, Dip Pain Mang Consultant in Pain Management

Published Online: 30 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300796.ch26

Pain Management: Expanding the Pharmacological Options

Pain Management: Expanding the Pharmacological Options

How to Cite

McCleane, G. J. (2008) Cancer Pain, in Pain Management: Expanding the Pharmacological Options, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300796.ch26

Author Information

  1. Rampark Pain Centre, Lurgan, Northern Ireland, Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405178235

Online ISBN: 9781444300796

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Keywords:

  • no unique treatment for cancer pain;
  • pancreatic cancer pain and adrenoreceptor antagonist phentolamine;
  • vertebral fracture pain;
  • vertebral collapse fracture;
  • glyceryl trinitrate patch;
  • pain relief for visceral pain;
  • intravenous lidocaine and visceral pain reduction;
  • chemotherapy-induced neuropathic pain;
  • pain associated with epidural metastasis;
  • phantom breast pain after mastectomy or tenesmus after rectal excision

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pancreatic pain

  • Vertebral fracture pain

  • Visceral pain

  • Chemotherapy-associated pain

  • Pain associated with epidural metastasis

  • Phantom pain