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Nerve block anaesthetic. Anaesthetist using ultrasound to aid an injection of local anaesthetic for a nerve block prior to surgery. The injection is being carried out on the patient's left brachial plexus, a bundle of nerves that leads to the left arm. This will numb the arm, allowing surgery to be carried out. This patient has a broken wrist.
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