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Superficial Cervical Plexus Block (Landmark, Ultrasound-Guided)

  • Hiroyuki Nishie
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Abstract

The superficial cervical plexus block is a technique of blocking the greater auricular, lesser occipital, transverse cervical, and supraclavicular nerves, which are peripheral branches of C1–C4.

Keywords

Superficial cervical plexus block Landmark method Ultrasound-guided method 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiroyuki Nishie
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  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care 2Kawasaki Medical SchoolKurashikiJapan

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