Nail surgery: best way to obtain effective anesthesia.


Nail procedures require an effective and reliable approach to anesthesia of the distal digit. Several techniques have been described in the literature. Herein, the relevant anatomy of the nail unit, pain pathways, anesthetic options, and several injection approaches to achieve complete anesthesia are reviewed. Also considered are the potential pitfalls and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.det.2014.12.007


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