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2020 Jan 01

Pain Med



The Use of L2 and L3 Lumbar Sympathetic Blockade for Cancer-Related Pain, an Experience and Recommendation in the Oncologic Population.


Spiegel MA, Hingula L, Chen GH, Legler A, Puttanniah V, Gulati A
Pain Med. 2020 Jan 01; 21(1):176-184.
PMID: 31274168.


The sympathetic nervous system has a recognized role in transmission of pain, and the lumbar sympathetic blockade is intended to provide analgesia. We share our experiences of lumbar sympathetic blockade in the treatment of cancer-related pain.