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Suprascapular & axillary circumflex regional block for postop pain control


Edwardsburg, MI
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This is a new one for me. Pt had arthoscopic shoulder surgery and the note on the anesthesia procedure record states: "combination block recommended vs. interscalene because of respiratory function and sleep apnea."

Not sure how to code this - landmarks /approach states: 1] suprascapular groove and
2] posterior humeral head.

Anyone have some insight to this??