Definition of Breakthrough pain

1. Noun. Intense increases in pain that occur with rapid onset even when pain-control medication is being used. Breakthrough pain can occur spontaneously or in relation to a specific activity. ¹



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Medical Definition of Breakthrough pain

1. Intermittent exacerbations of pain that can occur spontaneously or in relation to specific activity. (16 Dec 1997)

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