Phantom Limb Pain


What is it?

Phantom limb pain refers to pain that seems to be originating from a limb that is non-existent. In easier terms, the limb is not real, but the pain is. Most amputees have reported feeling pain in their arms or legs, post-amputation.

What are some symptoms?

  • check-mark-1Numbness & tingling
  • check-mark-1Sharp, hot stabbing pain
  • check-mark-1Burning sensation

Treatment options?