Celiac plexus block: a roentgenographic, anatomic study of technique and spread of solution in patients and corpses.

@article{Moore1981CeliacPB,
  title={Celiac plexus block: a roentgenographic, anatomic study of technique and spread of solution in patients and corpses.},
  author={Daniel C Moore and William H. Bush and L L Burnett},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={1981},
  volume={60 6},
  pages={369-79}
}
Techniques for blocking the celiac plexus were evaluated by conventional posteroanterior and lateral x-rays and computed tomography (CT) in 20 patients with intractable pain due to carcinoma of the pancreas and by determining spread of injected dye at the time of autopsy in three corpses. The results showed that (a) the site for insertion of the needles… CONTINUE READING