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Can you do a stellate ganglion block and celiac plexus block at the same time?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: You are asking for

Trouble, you could do them together but sometime this could cause low blood pressure and ther is a case of paraplegia happenend from that.

In brief: You are asking for

Trouble, you could do them together but sometime this could cause low blood pressure and ther is a case of paraplegia happenend from that.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: Stellate celiac

Anything is possible.
But medical common sense dictates that you should not have both at the same time. I certainly would not. I usually would wait one week between the two.

In brief: Stellate celiac

Anything is possible.
But medical common sense dictates that you should not have both at the same time. I certainly would not. I usually would wait one week between the two.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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Dr. Raymond Raven
Surgery - Hand Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Both blocks can be performed at the same time.
However, it is up to the pain management specialist to make recommendations regarding the timing of the two procedures.

In brief: Yes

Both blocks can be performed at the same time.
However, it is up to the pain management specialist to make recommendations regarding the timing of the two procedures.
Dr. Raymond Raven
Dr. Raymond Raven
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Typically No

The amount of anesthetic needed for both could out you at risk for toxicity which can be a big problem.

In brief: Typically No

The amount of anesthetic needed for both could out you at risk for toxicity which can be a big problem.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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