Alcolizzazione del plesso celiaco sotto guida ecoendoscopica

Translated title of the contribution: Endosonography-guided celiaca plexus neurolysis

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Abstract

Celiac plexus neurolysis is an effective technique for the treatment of pancreatic cancer pain and chronic pancreatitis pain. EUS-guide neurolysis (EUS-CPN) is simple to perform and has less side effects than the transabdominal procedure thanks to its endoabdominal approach. Celiac ganglia is easily visualized at EUS: a needle is positioned inside the ganglia and chemical neurolysis is carried out with Bupivacaina and absolute ethanol.

Translated title of the contributionEndosonography-guided celiaca plexus neurolysis
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)137-141
Number of pages5
JournalGiornale Italiano di Endoscopia Digestiva
Volume27
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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