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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)

References in periodicals archive ?
7 patients of group-P were excluded from the study as 3 out of 7 withdrew consent at the last moment, 2 out of 7 suffered from severe surgical blood loss, and in 2 out of 7 were switched over to general anesthesia as paravertebral block failed to achieve surgical analgesia.
In our study, we observed the effects of dexomethasone used as adjuvant with ropivacaine administered for paravertebral block after elective thoracotomy.
Thoracic paravertebral block for postoperative pain management in percutaneous nephrolithotomy patients: a randomized controlled clinical trial.
Farrash et al., "Does paravertebral block require access to the paravertebral space?" Anaesthesia, vol.
Patients were randomized into two groups: group 1 received paravertebral block analgesia with bupivacaine alone and group 2 received paravertebral block analgesia with bupivacaine and MgS.
Paravertebral block is achieved by injection of local anesthetic in the space just lateral to the spinal canal, where the spinal nerves emerge from the intervertebral foramina, and results in ipsilateral segmental, sensory and sympathetic nerve blockade (3).
Marret E, Bazelly B, Taylor G et al 2005 Paravertebral block with ropivacaine 0.5% versus systemic analgesia for pain relief after thoracotomy The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 79 (6) 2109-2113
Paravertebral block for the surgical treatment of breast cancer offers significant quality of life advantages over general anesthesia, according to a prospective randomized trial, Christina Weltz, M.D., said at a breast cancer symposium sponsored by the Cancer Therapy and Research Center.
SAN ANTONIO -- Paravertebral block for the surgical treatment of breast cancer offers significant quality of life advantages over the long-standard practice of using general anesthesia, according to a prospective randomized trial.
Analgesia variables THRs TKRs General Spinal Epidural Regional * Femoral nerve block * Femoral nerve block Periarticular * Sciatic nerve block * Sciatic nerve block injections * Shutter nerve block * Adductor canal block Peri-incisional * Fascia iliaca block * Lumbar plexus block * Lumbar plexus block * Paravertebral block * Paravertebral block Catheter utilisation will be evaluated for regional anaesthesia techniques (epidural, regional, periarticular and paraincisional)
Kamal, "Thoracic paravertebral block versus pectoral nerve block for analgesia after breast surgery," Egyptian Journal of Anaesthesia, vol.
As an alternative to cervical epidural anesthesia, thoracic paravertebral block (TPVB) appears like a viable option that has shown some beneficial effects on postoperative pain intensity, perioperative opioid consumption, and prevention of chronic postsurgical pain for patients undergoing breast surgery; however, results vary substantially across studies and there is hardly any data available on the use of TPVB as the sole method of anesthesia for performing breast surgery while patients are awake [22].
During the period from previous follow up examination, the patient had received one course of lidocaine with methylprednisolone (paravertebral block).
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