Data from EMC - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 04 October 2016

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Management of breakthrough pain in adult patients using opioid therapy for chronic cancer pain. Breakthrough pain is a transient exacerbation of otherwise controlled chronic background pain.

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