Allodynia Articles


  • [Use of intracutaneous or subcutaneous botulinum toxin for postherpetic neuralgia].

    Botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT), a toxin of the anaerobic spore-forming bacterium Clostridium botulinum is used as a drug for alleviating muscle spasticity. Other indications include the cosmetic application in facial muscles, hyperhidrosis and neurogenic bladder disorders.

    Published December 14, 2016
  • Acyloxyacyl hydrolase modulates pelvic pain severity.

    Chronic pelvic pain causes significant patient morbidity and is a bane to clinicians. Using a murine neurogenic cystitis model that recapitulates key aspects of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC), we recently showed that pseudorabies virus (PRV) induces severe pelvic allodynia in BALB/c mice, relative to C57BL/6 mice.

    Published November 13, 2017