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There are many forms of chronic pain and ways to describe them, many ways
in which they overlap and describe the same outcome in different ways as
you'll see, below.   

Chances are, those of you with chronic pain, experience various forms of it. Your
leg muscles may ache because you have sciatica
which is a problem with the
sciatic nerve that emanates from the low back and runs down the leg.  Your
nerves may get compressed because your soft tissue is weak or damaged.  If
you're paralyzed, you may develop dangerous headaches
and elevated
blood pressure
because you have bladder infection or stool in your rectum. The
body is a confluence of connections served by both the Peripheral and Central
Nervous systems, and these connections serve every part of you....the parts you
see and those you don't, all of which make you function and keep you alive.  
When they break down, they can abnormally respond over the long term and
affect you in different ways even when it makes no sense.  The amputated foot
continues to throb even though its no longer there.   Nerves both transmit pain,
and can become the source of it,  the latter of which isn't unusual in chronic
pain.
 



Here Are Some Forms of Chronic Pain - More to Follow


Aching -  Myalgia - muscle pain


Adhesion
s - such as from Endometriosis in which organs and tissues stick together


Idiopathic
- no cause for the pain has thus been identified or might ever be


Joint pain
- degenerative or inflammatory


Lancinating
- Sharp, cutting, piercing and stabbing  


Pain from diseases such as cancer and Multiple Sclerosis


Neuropathi
c - emanating from injury or disorder of the nerves or central nervous
system.


Muscular
- such as in a torn muscle that doesn't adequately heal


Referred
- Pain that is felt in a location from which it does not originate


Scarring such as from injury or surgery


Soft tissue
- such as damage to connective tissue, ligaments, and tendons,


Somatic
- such as from nerves that control voluntary movement