What is Stellate ganglion block?

Category: Procedures

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A stellate ganglion block is a local anesthetic injection into the sympathetic nerve tissue of the neck.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
1
Moderate
3
Mild
1
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Stellate ganglion block

Side effect Patients
Blurry vision 1
Burning sensation 1
Increased pain 1
Pain in back of neck and shoulders 1
Pain in chest and shoulders 1
Pain in wrist 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 6
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 4
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 5
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