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Therapies » Interventions » Head & Neck » Occipital Nerve Block

This intervention is considered for the pain over the area head between two ears which can be seen in conditions like tension headache, neck pain, myofascial pain, tumours, infection etc.
The diagnostic block is always considered first, the block may produce numbness over the area of pain distribution. The numbness will be transient. If it provides good pain relief, then therapeutic block is considered.

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