The value of fluoroscopy before performing a phrenic nerve block

Honorio T Benzon, Y. S. Prasad, D. A. Barthwell

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Abstract

Phrenic nerve blocks with local anesthetics have been used to terminate hiccups after medical management has failed, but the need for fluoroscopy before this procedure has not been stressed. This case report illustrates the value of fluoroscopy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)469-470
Number of pages2
JournalAnesthesiology
Volume55
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1981

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Phrenic Nerve
Nerve Block
Fluoroscopy
Hiccup
Local Anesthetics

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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Benzon, Honorio T ; Prasad, Y. S. ; Barthwell, D. A. / The value of fluoroscopy before performing a phrenic nerve block. In: Anesthesiology. 1981 ; Vol. 55, No. 4. pp. 469-470.
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