Celiac Plexus Neurolysis

A treatment that involves injection of local anesthetic and alcohol to the celiac plexus, causing temporary degeneration of the nerve fibers. The… (More)
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1967-2018
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2016
2016
A 73-year-old woman underwent EUS-guided celiac plexus neurolysis to treat severe pancreatic cancer– associated pain. The… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS No prospective comparison of endoscopic ultrasonography-guided direct celiac ganglia neurolysis (EUS… (More)
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2012
2012
A 57-year-old woman with a diagnosis of idiopathic recurrent pancreatitis and progressive epigastric pain radiating to her back… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Celiac plexus neurolysis (CPN) is an established treatment for upper abdominal cancer pain. Recently, endoscopic… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE Celiac plexus neurolysis (CPN) is currently used as salvage therapy for morphine-resistant pancreatic cancer pain… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Complication rates for EUS-guided celiac plexus blockade (CPB) and celiac plexus neurolysis (CPN) have… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Pancreatic cancer is the tenth most common malignancy and the fourth cause of cancerrelated death in Western countries. Because… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Celiac plexus neurolysis, a chemical splanchnicectomy of the celiac plexus, is used to treat pain caused by pancreatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE:Computed tomography (CT)-guided celiac plexus neurolysis has been used for controlling the chronic abdominal pain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND We have evaluated the safety and efficacy of performing endosonography-guided celiac plexus neurolysis (EUS CPN) in… (More)
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