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How does TENS therapy help psychogenic pain?

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) therapy can provide relief from psychogenic pain. The person holds a battery-powered device. The device sends low voltage electrical current through the skin. The electric current confuses the brain's perception of pain. TENS can be done several times a day.

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