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2020 08

Korean J Anesthesiol



Analgesic effects and distribution of cutaneous sensory blockade of quadratus lumborum block type 2 and posterior transversus abdominis plane block: An observational comparative study.


Posterior transversus abdominis plane block (TAPB) and quadratus lumborum block (QLB) have been developed for postoperative pain control after lower abdominal surgery. However, there is still a paucity of data regarding their effects. This prospective study observed their analgesic effects and the distribution of cutaneous sensory blockade in patients undergoing laparoscopic gynecologic surgery.