Original communication| Volume 20, ISSUE 4, P525-535, October 1946

The use of tetraethylammonium in peripheral vascular disease and causalgic states

A new method for producing blockade of the autonomic ganglia
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        1. Clinical experience with tetraethylammonium (bromide or choride) has demonstrated its efficiency in producing blockade of the autonomic ganglia to a degree comparable to that obtained following the usually accepted methods of producing a sympathetic block.
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        2. A large and varied series of peripheral vascular and allied disorders have been studied utilizing this drug as a method of producing either a temporary or prolonged sympathetic block to improve circulation or ameliorate pain of circulatory origin. This drug has proved satisfactory in producing both of these desired results.
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