Glossopharyngeal nerve block using ultrasound guidance: A case report of a new technique

M. D. Bedder, D. Lindsay

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Abstract

A new technique for blocking the glossopharyngeal nerve is described using ultrasound guidance. It is felt this technique will decrease the incidence of complications and increase the efficacy of this block for pain relief in cancer patients. The pertinent anatomic and technical considerations are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)304-307
Number of pages4
JournalRegional Anesthesia
Volume14
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Glossopharyngeal nerve
  • Ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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