What is Suprascapular Nerve Block?

Category: Procedures


Generic name: Nerve Block

A nerve block relieves pain by interrupting how pain signals are sent to your brain. It is done by injecting a substance, such as alcohol or phenol, into or around a nerve or into the spine. The suprascapular nerve originates in the midsection of the body and runs through the shoulder.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Suprascapular Nerve Block

Side effect Patients Percentage
Numbness and tingling with pins and needles 1
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