Mesolimbic dopamine signaling in acute and chronic pain: implications for motivation, analgesia, and addiction

Pain. 2016 Jun;157(6):1194-1198. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000494.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Acute Pain / metabolism*
  • Analgesia
  • Animals
  • Behavior, Addictive / metabolism
  • Chronic Pain / metabolism*
  • Dopamine / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Motivation / physiology*
  • Neural Pathways / metabolism
  • Neurons / metabolism
  • Reward
  • Signal Transduction / physiology*
  • Substantia Nigra / metabolism*
  • Ventral Striatum / metabolism*
  • Ventral Tegmental Area / metabolism*

Substances

  • Dopamine