How do we identify central sensitization?

How do we identify central sensitization (CS).. in the clinic? The first important step is EXCLUDE neuropathic pain. Neuropathic pain characteristics include: History of lesion or disease of the nervous system Evidence from diagnostic investigations to reveal an abnormality of the nervous system Pain/sensory dysfunction neuroanatomically logical Often burning, shooting, and pricking. N.B: Neuropathic pain …

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