17. Interventional Pain Procedures in the Pelvic and Sacral Regions

  1. P. Prithvi Raj MBBS, FFARCS (Eng), FIPP1 and
  2. Serdar Erdine MD, FIPP2

Published Online: 4 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118300480.ch17

Pain-Relieving Procedures: The Illustrated Guide

Pain-Relieving Procedures: The Illustrated Guide

How to Cite

Raj, P. P. and Erdine, S. (2012) Interventional Pain Procedures in the Pelvic and Sacral Regions, in Pain-Relieving Procedures: The Illustrated Guide, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118300480.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departments of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas, USA

  2. 2

    Istanbul Pain Center, Istanbul, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470670385

Online ISBN: 9781118300480

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Keywords:

  • pelvic and sacral region, and interventional pain procedures;
  • epidural space caudal approach, epidural steroid injection techniques;
  • caudal epidural space, percutaneous interlaminar block;
  • caudal epidural technique, and complications of patients' anatomic structure;
  • caudal epidural space, interlaminar block technique;
  • analgesia/sedation type ascertained, prior invasive procedures;
  • caudal epidural neuroplasty percutaneous, technique of caudal neuroplasty;
  • epidural lysis and allergy and agents used, complications and side effects;
  • barotrauma and ischemia, forming space-occupying lesions;
  • epiduroscopy success, with bony vertebral canal anatomy knowhow

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Percutaneous interlaminar block of the caudal epidural space

  • Percutaneous technique of caudal epidural neuroplasty

  • Epiduroscopy

  • Percutaneous block and lesioning of the sacral nerve

  • Percutaneous block and lesioning of the superior hypogastric plexus

  • Percutaneous block of the impar ganglion

  • Percutaneous block and lesioning of the sacroiliac joint

  • Further reading