What is Phontom Limb Pain and name some charactertistics?
-sensation is felt is the amputation part immediately after sx and usually diminishes over time; more ocmmon in chronic limb pain
-pt c/o burning, crushing, cramping, uncomfortable position, numbness and tingling, pain
-pain can be triggered from touching the residual limb, changes in temperature, stress, fatigue, anxiety, touching any body part(stimulation)
-tx pain as though it is real