A 9-year-old male asked:
9yr old son woke up this am with allodynia on his upper arms with no known cause, what could it be and do i need to be aware of any other symptoms?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett answered
37 years experience Pediatrics
Allodynia: Allodynia is the painful response to an innocuous stimuli such as light touch. It rarely occurs in children. Followup with your child's pediatrician if the allodynia persists.
Answered on Mar 7, 2018
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