neurolytic celiac plexus block

neurolytic celiac plexus block

Anesthesiology The injection of 50% alcohol into the celiac plexus to control severe pain in pancreas CA. See Pancreatic cancer.
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Patients were excluded if they had received previous neurolytic celiac plexus block or other neurolytic blocks that could affect pain relief or had implanted epidural or intrathecal analgesic therapy.
Neurolytic celiac plexus block for pain control in unresectable pancreatic cancer.