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Amputee’s ‘Phantom Limb’ Pain Eased by Virtual Arm Technology

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By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A unique way to possibly treat the intense pain of phantom limb syndrome has been invented — by creating a virtual world for an amputee to enter via computer. Within that world, the patient controlled a “virtual arm” and …

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