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Block

Large quantity of stock or large dollar amount of bonds held or traded. As a rule of thumb, 10,000 shares or more of stock and $200,000 or more worth of bonds would be described as a block.

Block

An exceptionally large amount or value of securities. While there is no specific definition of how many shares constitute a block, most people using the term refer to holding or trading more than 10,000 shares and/or shares worth more than $200,000. Almost invariably, trades of this magnitude involve institutional investors. See also: Block trade, Secondary issue.

block

A large amount of a security, usually 10,000 shares or more.

block

An area bounded by perimeter streets.Many subdivision descriptions employ a subdivision name,and then a block number and a lot number to identify particular properties.The numbers are assigned when the subdivision developer files its plat plan with local authorities.

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Prospective randomized trial of paravertebral block for patients undergoing breast cancer surgery.
A comparison of nerve stimulator guided paravertebral block and ilio-inguinal nerve block for analgesia after inguinal herniorrhaphy in children.
Involvement of both RLNs following unilateral thoracic paravertebral block is possible, as spread of local anaesthetic to the contralateral paravertebral space can occur via the prevertebral or the epidural space resulting in segmental contralateral anaesthesia (5).
For uncommon blocks, such as paravertebral block, there are only limited ultrasound examples and no anatomical diagrams which is a disadvantage.
5,6) Nerve stimulator-guided paravertebral block (PVB) is another attractive option.

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