lumbar plexus

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Related to lumbar plexus: sciatic nerve, lumbar plexus block
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Noun1.lumbar plexus - a lymphatic plexus located along the lower portion of the aorta and iliac vesselslumbar plexus - a lymphatic plexus located along the lower portion of the aorta and iliac vessels
plexus, rete - a network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels
2.lumbar plexus - a plexus of nerves formed by the ventral branches of the first four lumbar nerves
nerve plexus - a network of intersecting nerves
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3 (Sacroiliac X-ray, hip X-ray, pelvic X-ray, scoliosis X-ray, thoracic X-ray, thoracic MRI, lumbar plexus MRI etc.
Motor or sensory deficits are the most common disadvantages of MISS, especially in lateral transpsoas approach, because the femoral nerve and the lumbar plexus nerve roots may be damaged during the operation.
Regional anesthesia was delivered through a posterior sciatic block and lumbar plexus block using neurostimulator guidance with Ropivacaine and Lidocaine with no complications (Image 2).
Massive psoas haematoma causing lumbar plexus palsy: A case report.
The femoral nerve is the largest branch of the lumbar plexus.
Neuropathy in this case was attributed to direct trauma to the dorsal divisions of the lumbar plexus along the psoas muscle.
Different PNBs have been investigated for use in arthroplasty patients, with lumbar plexus block (LPB) and femoral nerve block (FNB) being most common.
The ultra low-profile lateral plate features flush screw heads that minimize lumbar plexus irritation.
Lumbar plexus block and sciatic nerve block given after identifying the landmarks and using a nerve stimulator initially set at 3 and brought down to 0.
The psoas compartment block is generally performed on the L3 or L4 disc and serves to block the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve, femoral nerve, and the obturator nerve, so the block is also known as the posterior lumbar plexus block.
Central nervous system toxicity following the administration of levobupivacaine for lumbar plexus block: A report of two cases.
For the Lumbar plexus block, 0% of the consultants surveyed felt competent in performing this block with the ultrasound technique compared to 73% with the landmark technique.