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Popliteal Nerve Catheter (Lateral Approach, Electric Stimulation)

Description

During this procedure, a catheter is inserted behind the knee so that the lower branches of the sciatic nerve can be bathed in a continuous flow of anesthetic solution. Typically, it is used to numb the leg for surgery on the lower leg, ankle and foot and to manage pain following surgery.

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WN06231 / VMPRG55582A