The celiac plexus block is traditionally performed using fluoroscopy in the posterior approach. A unilateral left-sided approach can be done with sufficient anesthetic spread around the plexus. For the procedure, the following are useful:
After the patient is laid in the prone position, a wide prep is done around the midback. Fluoroscopy is utilized to visualize T12-L1 interspace in the AP view, ensuring the endplates are squared.
|CELIAC PLEXUS BLOCK WITH FLUOROSCOPY - OERATIVE REPORT TEMPLATE