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Selective nerve root block: What to expect from your procedure  
Abstract:  This handout explains selective nerve root block, a procedure to find out if a certain nerve is the cause of a patient's pain. Includes an explanation of the procedure, how to prepare, what results to expect, instructions for medicines, activities, side effects, filling out a pain diary, and follow-up care.
Author: Center for Pain Relief
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2009, August 1, 2009
UWMC Availability:  Center for Pain Relief
General Topics:  Neurological Disorders; Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject(s):  Side Effects; Patient Care Procedures and Instructions; Pain Measurement; Pain; Nervous System; Nerve Block
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #3626

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