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Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block
Tree Number(s)
E03.155.086.711.299.500
E04.525.210.550.500.500
Unique ID
D059387
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059387
Scope Note
Method of treating pain associated with the sphenopalatine ganglion located in the PTERYGOPALATINE FOSSA, posterior to the middle nasal turbinate. The transnasal approach involves application of suitable local anesthetic to the mucous membrane overlying the ganglion.
Entry Term(s)
Pterygopalatine Ganglion Block
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/07/01
Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block Preferred
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