paravertebral


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Related to paravertebral: paravertebral block, paravertebral gutter

par·a·ver·te·bral

(par'ă-ver'tĕ-brăl), Avoid the mispronunciation paraverte'bral.
Adjacent to a vertebra or the vertebral column.

paravertebral

/para·ver·te·bral/ (-ver´tĕ-br'l) beside the vertebral column.

paravertebral

[-vur′təbrəl]
Etymology: Gk, para + L, vertebra, joint
pertaining to the area alongside the spinal column or near a vertebra.

paravertebral

adjective Along the vertebral column.

par·a·ver·te·bral

(par'ă-vĕr'tĕ-brăl)
Beside or near the vertebral column.

paravertebral

near the vertebrae.

paravertebral block
a local anesthetic agent is injected close to emerging spinal nerves between the transverse lumbar processes to produce regional analgesia of the flank for the purpose of conducting a laparotomy. The approach to the nerves may be dorsal, the Cambridge or Farquharson method, or lateral, the Magda method. Called also the Cakala or Cornell technique.
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Paravertebral block. By permission from Hall L, Clarke KW, Trim C, Veterinary Anaesthesia, Saunders, 2000
paravertebral ganglia
postganglionic sympathetic neurons synapse in these ganglia close to the aorta.
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Burlacu CL, Frizelle HP, Moriarty DC, Buggy DJ 2007 Pharmacokinetics of levobupivacaine, fentanyl and clonidine after administration in thoracic paravertebral analgesia Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 32 (2) 136-146
El nervio vago derecho no presenta particularidades, asi como los nervios frenicos derecho e izquierdo, los pulmones, la glandula tiroides, la traquea, los bronquios, troncos venosos, sistemas de las venas acigos, el conducto toracico y la cadena paravertebral.
8) Paravertebral brown fat runs parallel to the thoracic vertebrae on either side of the spinal column and extends into the intercostal spaces.
Paravertebral blockade vs general anesthesia or spinal anesthesia for inguinal hernia repair.
2] for six minutes over left mid and low lumbar paravertebral muscles.
Cabeza gris-oliva, dorso gris con tinte naranja o ferrugineo y una serie de cuadritos de color negro (cada manchita cubre solo una escama en el cuerpo y dos en la cola) dispuestas a todo lo largo de la region paravertebral, a intervalos regulares una de la otra, pero no enfrentadas entre si.
1,2) Typically arising in the trunk, extremities, paravertebral region, and the retroperitoneum, these tumors often present as a rapidly enlarging solitary mass.
Bothriechis lateralis has distinctive yellow paravertebral vertical bars and yellow paraventral stripes on the body.
Nerve blocks: Intrathecal/subarachnoid injections; Epidural injections for pain; Celiac plexus nerve blocks; Continuous epidural analgesia; Facet Joint Injections/Median Branch Nerve Blocks; Paravertebral Nerve Blocks; Transforaminal epidural injections; Anesthesiology Notes.
The leakage of bone cement happened in paravertebral soft tissues (6 thoracic vertebrae and 4 lumbar vertebra), paravertebral veins (4 lumbar vertebrae), 4 intervertebral discs (2 thoracic vertebrae and 2 lumbar vertebrae) and canalis vertebralis (2 lumbar vertebrae).
12) The PPTs were examined with manual algometer in the following sites: (i) the middle point of the dorsum of the forearm; (ii) the middle point of the upper trapezius muscle; and (iii) paravertebral muscles at L1, L3, and L5 levels were examined bilaterally.
Closer scrutiny of the CT showed cement extending from a paravertebral vein at the L2 vertebral body into the IVC (Figures 3 and 4), and into the right atrium and ventricle.

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