Beneath the sartorius muscle; denoting a nerve plexus and a fascia.
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Subsartorial adductor canal vs femoral nerve block for analgesia after total knee replacement.
Anatomy and clinical implications of the ultrasound-guided subsartorial saphenous nerve block.
[18], whereas the needle positioning was accomplished under ultrasound guidance using a subsartorial approach with the visible local anesthetic spread around the femoral artery.
Anatomy and clinical implications of the ultrasound guided subsartorial saphenous nerve block.
Efficacy of an ultrasound-guided subsartorial approach to saphenous nerve block: a case series.
(34-36) Within the proximal third of the thigh, the nerve enters the subsartorial, adductor or Hunter's canal, which is formed by a fibrous band spanning between the vastus medialis and the adductor magnus and adductor hiatus (Figure 4).
In addition to the saphenous nerve, contents of the subsartorial canal include the femoral vessels, the nerve to the vastus medialis, and other motor branches.
For the subsartorial approach, the child is placed with a slight external rotation of the hip and knee flexion.
Los bloqueos por encima de la rodilla incluyen la aproximacion perifemoral, subsartorial y sartorio, mientras que los bloqueos a nivel de la rodilla incluyen el bloqueo en el condilo femoral medial con o sin estimulacion nerviosa.
El bloqueo realizado a los pacientes del presente articulo fue subsartorial a la salida del canal de los aductores, con tecnica por dentro del plano con un ecografo portatil, con transductor lineal (7-12 MHz), puncion unica.
El porcentaje de exito reportado con las diferentes tecnicas de bloqueo son del 80% con el enfoque perifemoral y subsartorial, del 40% con el bloqueo en el condilo femoral medial y del 33 al 65% por debajo de la rodilla (15).