Effects of war also include mass destruction of cities and have long lasting effects on a country's economy. Armed conflict have important indirect negative consequences on, infrastructure, public health provision, and social order. These indirect consequences are often overlooked and appreciated. 1 Defining armed conflict.
One side effect is the feeling of a phantom limb. Approximately fifty to eighty percent of amputees experience this feeling of body parts that no longer exist. Symptoms include itching, movement, and aching of nonexistent limbs (Amputation 1).