CASE REPORT
Year : 2016  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 309-310

Exacerbation of phantom limb pain following spinal anaesthesia: A case report and review of the literatures


1 Department of Anaesthesiology, Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal
2 Grande International Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal

Correspondence Address:
Gentle S Shrestha
Department of Anaesthesiology, Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj, 8975, Kathmandu
Nepal
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1687-7934.182289

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Phantom limb pain has been reported in patients with lower limb amputation during subsequent spinal anaesthesia. No therapy has been proven to be uniformly effective. Here, we report a case managed successfully with ketamine and magnesium sulphate.


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