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Orofacial pain 

Orofacial pain
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Orofacial pain
Author(s):

Paul Farquhar Smith

and Joel Epstein

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199543588.003.0024
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date: 25 August 2019

Chapter 24 discusses orofacial pain, and how the experience of pain in this group of patients may be influenced by associated psychological, spiritual, and social factors (the concept of ‘total pain’), and reasserts how pain dramatically impacts on the quality of life.

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