Amplified pain syndrome

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What is amplified pain syndrome?

Pain is a sensory experience that is highly subjective to the individual. Amplified pain syndrome is characterized as an individual's response to a seemingly mild sensory experience and processes it as an intense pain signal.

Common symptoms reported by people with amplified pain syndrome

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people for amplified pain syndrome

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Compare treatments taken by people with amplified pain syndrome

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Who has amplified pain syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 129 say amplified pain syndrome is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 6
20s 16
30s 11
40s 16
50s 40
60s 66
70+ 26
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 11
20-29 years 2
30-39 years 11
40-49 years 9
50-59 years 8
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 11
Female 170

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 50
Not Diagnosed 6

These charts show data from amplified pain syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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