[Ultrasound guided transversus abdominis plane block in early infancy].

We retrospectively examined the transversus abdominis plane (TAP) block performed in 8 infants (range, 1-115 days) from July 2010 to March 2011. Ultrasound images clearly visualized the fascial plane between the transversus abdominis and the internal oblique muscle and it was possible to confirm proper administration of local anesthetics into the plane in… (More)