Malfunction of a catheter placed for continuous quadratus lumborum plane block: rent in the thoracolumbar fascia
Ultrasound-guided quadratus lumborum plane block is an effective measure of analgesia perioperatively in abdominal and retroperitoneal surgeries. There are limited reported complications related to the procedure. We report a nonperforming continuous quadratus lumborum plane block possibly due to a suspected rent in thoracolumbar fascia in a retroperitoneal surgery.
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