Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Local anesthesia: auriculopalpebral

Contributor(s): Sheilah Robertson, Claire Waters

Introduction

Uses

  • Auriculopalpebral nerve is not sensory but blocking it prevents blinking during delicate ophthalmic surgery.
  • Also decreases tone in extra ocular muscles and may help reduce IOP.

Procedure

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