# Referred_pain , also called reflective pain, is pain perceived at a location other than the site of the painful stimulus. An example is the case of angina pectoris brought on by a myocardial infarction (heart attack), where pain is often felt in the neck, shoulders, and back rather than in the thorax (chest), the site of the injury.

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very good post doctor

good nformation

Wonderful post regarding referred pain Dr Zaiban Hussain

Nice one

Thanks for the Informative post Dr. Zaiban sir

Its really helpful for diagnosis dr. Thanks. Referred pain is due to common nerve supply of the organ n referred pain area.

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A good revision by DrZaiban

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