Intercostal Nerve Block and Cryoablation

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4 page handout
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An intercostal nerve block is the injection of a local anesthetic (like Novocain) in the area between two ribs where the intercostal nerve is located.
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Intercostal Nerve Block, pain relief, Cryoablation
Publication or Revision Year: 
2018
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No
Writing Team Contact: 
Trevor D. Schack, M.D.