Journal on Recent Advances in Pain

Register      Login

VOLUME 2 , ISSUE 1 ( January-April, 2016 ) > List of Articles


Ultrasound-guided Stellate Ganglion Block

Rammurthy Kulkarni

Citation Information : Kulkarni R. Ultrasound-guided Stellate Ganglion Block. J Recent Adv Pain 2016; 2 (1):22-24.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10046-0030

Published Online: 01-06-2014

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; The Author(s).


How to cite this article

Kulkarni R. Ultrasound-guided Stellate Ganglion Block. J Recent Adv Pain 2016;2(1):22-24.

PDF Share
  1. Cervical sympathetic and stellate ganglion blocks. Pain Physician 2000;3(3):294-304.
  2. A new and easy technique to block the stellate ganglion. Pain Physician 2004; 7:327-331.
  3. Efficacy of stellate ganglion block with an adjuvant ketamine for peripheral vascular disease of the upper limbs. Ind J Anaesth 2010; 54:546-551.
  4. Stellate ganglion block. Anaesthesia tutorial of the week 256. [place unknown], [publisher unknown], 26th March 2012. Available at:
  5. Ultrasound-guided stellate ganglion block: safety and efficacy. Curr Pain Headache Rep 2014 Jun;18(6):424.
  6. Evaluation of the longus colli muscle in relation to stellate ganglion block. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2009 May-Jun;34(3):219-223.
  7. Practical management of pain. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier; 2014.
  8. The relations of the superior pole of the stellate ganglion to the vertebral artery. Anat Anz 1981;150(3):259-263.
  9. An anatomical investigation of the cervicothoracic ganglion. Clin Anat 2012 May;25(4):444-451.
  10. Evaluation of sonoanatomy relevant to performing stellate ganglion blocks using anterior and lateral simulated approaches: an observational study. Can J Anaesth 2012 Nov;59(11):1040-1047.
  11. Aetiology of convulsions due to stellate ganglion block: a review and report of two cases. Eur J Anaesthesiol 2002 May;19(5):376-380.
  12. Ultrasound-guided cervical spine injections: ultrasound ‘prevents’ whereas contrast fluoroscopy ‘detects’ intravascular injections. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2012 Mar-Apr; 37(2):127-130.
  13. Ultrasound imaging to estimate risk of esophageal and vascular puncture after conventional stellate ganglion block. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2012 Mar-Apr;37(2):224-227.
PDF Share
PDF Share

© Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD.