retrobulbar

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retrobulbar

(ˌrɛtrəʊˈbʌlbə)
adj
of or relating to the area behind the eyeball
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Peribulbar block is considered preferable over retrobulbar block in achieving anaesthesia for intraocular and orbital surgeries.
Anesthetic protocol for perform surgery was adequate though retrobulbar block may be ideal choice for ocular surgery but it has many disadvantages like retrobulbar haemorrages, optic nerve injury, intrathecal injection (Ivany, 2004).