Paracoccygeal corkscrew approach to ganglion impar injections for tailbone pain.

Abstract

A new technique for performing nerve blocks of the ganglion impar (ganglion Walther) is presented. These injections have been reported to relieve coccydynia (tailbone pain), as well as other malignant and nonmalignant pelvic pain syndromes. A variety of techniques have been previously described for blocking this sympathetic nerve ganglion, which is located… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1533-2500.2009.00291.x

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@article{Foye2009ParacoccygealCA, title={Paracoccygeal corkscrew approach to ganglion impar injections for tailbone pain.}, author={Patrick M. Foye and Shounuck I Patel}, journal={Pain practice : the official journal of World Institute of Pain}, year={2009}, volume={9 4}, pages={317-21} }