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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2, 30) Neuroblastoma arises from neural crest elements in the adrenal glands, the paravertebral sympathetic chains, the organ of Zuckerkandl or the carotid body.
On each side of the body (ventral to dorsal) there are lateral, dorsolateral, and paravertebral stripes with the latter being unevenly margined in most specimens.
Spinal TB is also common and presents as spondylodiscitis with a paravertebral psoas abscess.
2) Multiple pain relief treatment options are available, such as oral analgesics, intravenous opioids, patient-controlled opioid analgesia, interpleural blocks, intercostal blocks, paravertebral blocks, and epidural analgesia.
Sempatik efferentler torakal 10 ile lomber 2 (T10-L2) spinal segmentlerden cikarak paravertebral sempatik zincire ve oradan da hipogastrik ve pelvik pleksuslara gelir.
A larger 15mm rounded soft tissue lesion containing calcification was noted in the pleura of the left paravertebral region adjacent to the lower lobe (Figure 2).
Left transverse process fractures of L1, L2, L3, and L4, with associated retroperitoneal, paravertebral hematomas.
In rats'incision wound model, two straight paravertebral incisions were made and skin tensile strength was measured using continuous water flow technology on the 10th day.
The first type (type I) is the congenital type that is present at birth and generally occurs on the scalp and paravertebral regions.
Right adrenal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed a smoothly marginated mass of 35x33x21 mm which was minimally hypointense on axial T1-weighted images (Figure 2) and hyperintense on T2-weighted images, relative to the paravertebral muscles (Figure 3).
The ointment was applied in vivo on the paravertebral area of twelve excised wounded models once a day for 10 consecutive days.

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