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What is the difference between an epidural and a spinal block?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Spinal block

Spinal block is injecting the medicine into the subarachnoid space.
Epidural is into the epidural space. The subarachnoid space is where the Cerebrospinal fluid is).

In brief: Spinal block

Spinal block is injecting the medicine into the subarachnoid space.
Epidural is into the epidural space. The subarachnoid space is where the Cerebrospinal fluid is).
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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