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Lumbar plexus structure

Known as: Pelvis>Lumbosacral plexus, Plexus lumbalis, Lumbar Plexus 
A network of nerves lying within the substance of the psoas muscle that is formed by the ventral rami of L1-L4, and which provides motor and sensory… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Introduction The aim of this systematic review was to document efficacy, safety and quality of evidence of analgesic… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We report the case of a 13-yr-old girl scheduled for knee surgery under general anesthesia and posterior lumbar plexus block. A… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Study Design. The distribution of the lumbar plexus was analyzed using cadavers. Objective. To clarify the safety zone to prevent… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A computed tomographic scan was obtained in 35 patients to measure the depth and the relationship of the branches of the lumbar… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
UNLABELLED Ropivacaine is a long-acting, enantiomerically pure (S-enantiomer) amide local anaesthetic with a high pKa and low… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
UNLABELLED The 3-in-1 (Group 1) and fascia iliaca compartment (Group 2) blocks, two single-injection, anterior approach… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE lumbar plexus, which branches to the genitofemoral, lateral femoral cutaneous, obturator, femoral, and lumbosacral nerves, is… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A new single injection procedure, the fascia iliaca compartment block, is described for blocking the femoral, lateral cutaneous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The extent of blockade when four different techniques were used for blocking the lumbar plexus was prospectively evaluated in 80… Expand
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
HEN regional anesthesia was still in W its infancy, one of the pioneers in the field, George Hirschel, who in 1911 had described… Expand
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