Congenital insensitivity to pain

Overview

How rare is congenital insensitivity to pain?

Since 1932, about 50 cases of congenital indifference to pain have been reported. Fewer than 1 in 1,000,000 are affected.

Golshani, Ashkahn E., et al. "Congenital Indifference to Pain: An Illustrated Case Report and Literature Review." Journal of radiology case reports 8.8 (2014): 16.

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