basal anaesthesia

noun

preliminary and incomplete anaesthesia induced to prepare a surgical patient for total anaesthesia with another agent

Nearby words

  1. bas bleu,
  2. bas-relief,
  3. bas-rhin,
  4. basad,
  5. basal,
  6. basal anesthesia,
  7. basal body,
  8. basal cell,
  9. basal cell carcinoma,
  10. basal cell nevus

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