Spinal cord ischemia after endoscopic ultrasound guided celiac plexus neurolysis: case report and review of the literature

Koker I. H., Aralasmak A., Unver N., Asil T., Senturk H.

SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.52, no.10, pp.1158-1161, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction: Endosonography guided celiac plexus neurolysis is efficacious in the management of severe pain due to advanced pancreatic cancer. Although endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) guided celiac neurolysis (CN) is mostly a safer procedure than the percutaneous posterior approach, severe complications such as paraplegia have been reported.