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Synonyms for block

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the uppermost part of the body

to stop or prevent passage of

to plug up something, as a hole, space, or container

block in: to draw up a preliminary plan or version of

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a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings

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a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides

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a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit

housing in a large building that is divided into separate units

(computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted

an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do

a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope

a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine

a platform from which an auctioneer sells

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the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

stop from happening or developing

interfere with or prevent the reception of signals

run on a block system

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interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia

shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight

stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block

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support, secure, or raise with a block

impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)

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be unable to remember

shape by using a block

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shape into a block or blocks

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prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

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By this concept, we have carried out this study to compare paravertebral block and thoracic epidural block in thoracotomy patients.
Marret E, Bazelly B, Taylor G et al 2005 Paravertebral block with ropivacaine 0.
In a study of 41 patients undergoing breast-conserving therapy who were randomized to receive either paravertebral block or general anesthesia, Dr.
Paravertebral block offers a less invasive operative approach to breast cancer, one that places increased emphasis on quality of life, Christina Weltz, M.
To the best of our knowledge, most published ultrasound-guided paravertebral block techniques have used visualisation of the transverse process as the 'gold standard' for identifying the paravertebral space.
Patients and Methods: Thoracic epidural block was given in group-A while thoracic paravertebral block was given in group-B patients post operatively.
As a part of multimodal analgesia, Paravertebral block was given under vision by the surgeon with 0.
Single-shot paravertebral block (PVB) was compared with a continuous PVB in a double-blinded, placebo-controlled RCT for outpatient breast surgery.
Use of paravertebral block anesthesia in the surgical management of breast cancer: experience in 156 cases.
2% ropivacaine used in paravertebral block for post-operative analgesia and found lower mean VAS value in bupivacaine group.
Paravertebral block (PVB) has been used for postoperative analgesia in children since 1992 (1).
24 hours after the operation the patients were asked to rate their whole experience of anesthesia with multilevel thoracic paravertebral block.
Although there are several complications attributed to thoracic paravertebral block (1), there have been no previous reports of vocal cord palsy.
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