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Dysfunction of cross-frequency phase-phase coupling in primary dysmenorrhea: a resting magnetoencephalographic study
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- Published: 16 July 2012
- Pain Experience
- Lower Abdominal Pain
- Neural Population
- Prefrontal Area
- Menstrual Phase
Our findings implicate that pain experience may modulate phase-phase coupling of alpha/beta oscillation, which might disrupt integration between nearby neural population in the human neocortex at rest.
This study was supported in part by the National Science Council (NSC 100-2629-B-010-001 and 100-2628-E-009-006) and Yen Tjing Ling Medical Foundation (CI-100-5).
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