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English translation: break-through pain

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Swedish term or phrase:genombrottssmärta
English translation:break-through pain
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18:21 Mar 24, 2003
Swedish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
Swedish term or phrase: genombrottssmärte
Får du smärta trots din grundsmärtlindring kallas detta
genombrottssmärta
Maurizio Guerra
Italy
Local time: 16:37
break through pain
Explanation:
"However, many cancer patients experience a condition called break-through pain, which is an acute pain so severe that it literally "breaks through" the patient's existing prescribed regimen to treat cancer pain."

""Break-through pain is short-term and can be severe enough to stop or slow the patient down dramatically," says John Farrar, M.D., assistant professor of anesthesia at Penn's Cancer Center...."

"[Intercyst] severe pain - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... 2 1/2 years now. I started with the Oxycontin and was also given Lortab
for the 'break through" pain. My pain doctor switched me ..."
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break through pain


Explanation:
"However, many cancer patients experience a condition called break-through pain, which is an acute pain so severe that it literally "breaks through" the patient's existing prescribed regimen to treat cancer pain."

""Break-through pain is short-term and can be severe enough to stop or slow the patient down dramatically," says John Farrar, M.D., assistant professor of anesthesia at Penn's Cancer Center...."

"[Intercyst] severe pain - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... 2 1/2 years now. I started with the Oxycontin and was also given Lortab
for the 'break through" pain. My pain doctor switched me ..."



    Reference: http://www.uphs.upenn.edu/news/News_Releases/nov98/lozenge.s...
    webserver.johnsonfamily.com:12300/pipermail/ intercyst/2003-January/000072.html
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