Anesthesia & Clinical Research

Anesthesia & Clinical Research
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-6148

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N. Verma

Department of Anesthesia, Banaras Hindu University, Uttar Pradesh, India

  • Case Report   
    Stellate Ganglion Block Followed by Hydro-Dissection Improved the Functioning of 4 Months Old Brachial Plexus Injury
    Author(s): R.K. Gautam*, A.K. Paswan, Shashi Prakash and N. Verma

    Objective: To report a case of 4 month old Brachial plexus injury leading to Axillary nerve and Musculocutaneous nerve axonal involvement, improved post Stellate ganglion block and hydro-dissection. Summary of background: Trauma leading to physical work limitation especially of upper limb can be extremely worrisome in individual, most importantly if he is the sole bearer of a family. This case presented by us, will clearly depict that if an appropriate diagnostic setting and step-wise approach is used, the Brachial Plexus injury leading to CRPS-II can be improved with better outcome in the physical functioning of the affected limb. Case: A 55-year-old patient presented to the Pain management department with complains of pain in Left arm, forearm, and hand with paresis. This started after an event of fall .. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2155-6148.21.12.1016

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