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Synonyms for nerve

tension

get on someone's nerves

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nerve yourself

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  • brace yourself
  • prepare yourself
  • steel yourself
  • fortify yourself
  • gear yourself up
  • gee yourself up

Synonyms for nerve

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The effects of greater occipital nerve block and trigger point injection on brush allodynia and pain in migraine.
Greater occipital nerve injection in primary headache syndromes-prolonged effects from a single injection.
2,6,7,25) Briefly expanding on these ITs, injection or infiltration of the greater occipital nerve or lesser occipital nerve with anaesthetic (i.
Previous research indicates surgical excision of the greater occipital nerve may provide pain relief for occipital neuralgia.
In this study we evaluated the PDPH cases that underwent bilateral greater occipital nerve block who were referred to Erzincan University Faculty of Medicine Gazi Mengucek Education and Research Hospital and their response to the therapy.
This retrospective study assessed the effect of a bilateral greater occipital nerve block administered in 21 patients all American Society of Anesthesiology Risk Classification I or II who developed PDPH after receiving spinal anesthesia between February 2012 and January 2014 at the Erzincan University Faculty of Medicine Gazi Mengucek Education and Research Hospital.
Very few complications have been reported following greater occipital nerve blocks.
The patient was successfully managed with ultrasound guided bilateral greater occipital nerve blocks.
12) Occipital neuralgia is a condition associated with paroxysmal jabbing pain in the distribution of the greater occipital nerves or the third occipital nerve, typically as a result of entrapment of a nerve along it course.
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