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C-arm fluoroscopy 2 C-arms for balloon compression C. NPO after MN except meds 2.
Use either a straight electrode bare 5 mm for 1 division.
Electrode insertion 1. If necessary to visualize e. If char develops on the electrode tip, the impedance will read higher than where it started.
Stimulation and repositioning Once the foramen ovale is entered, the needle is positioned with the following guidelines: for V 3 division lesion the curved electrode should be just short of the clivus and pointing down, for V 2 it is at the clivus and directed up, for V 1 it is 5 mm beyond clivus and pointing up.
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After every lesion, perform a post-lesion assessment see below. The goal is analgesia but not anesthesia in the areas of tic pain and hypalgesia in areas of trigger points. Post-lesion assessment After each lesion and at completion of procedure, assess: 1.
EOM function 4. Natural tears 2 gtt q 2 hrs while awake to eye on affected side.
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