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… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECT Minimally invasive anterolateral approaches to the lumbar spine are options for the treatment of a number of adult… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Continuous femoral or lumbar plexus blocks have been demonstrated to provide effective postoperative analgesia of the… (More)
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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… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Conflicting definitions concerning the exact location of the lumbar plexus have been proposed. The… (More)
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2004
2004
A 72-yr-old patient was to undergo a left lumbar plexus block by the posterior approach to achieve postoperative analgesia after… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
UNLABELLED A computed tomographic scan was obtained in 35 patients to measure the depth and the relationship of the branches of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A new single injection procedure, the fascia iliaca compartment block, is described for blocking the femoral, lateral cutaneous… (More)
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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… (More)
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