A case report of a potentially fatal complication associated with ischia's transaortic method of celiac plexus block


Journal Article

A case is described of severe diarrhea following a transaortic neurolytic celiac plexus block. A brief review of incidence and severity of this complication associated with the newer methods of celiac plexus block is presented, and the possible cause of diarrhea in this patient is discussed. © 1985 American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Matson, JA; Ghia, JN; Levy, JH

Published Date

  • January 1, 1985

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 193 - 196

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0146-521X

Citation Source

  • Scopus