epidural block

n.

Obstruction of the epidural space by compression, hematoma, or scar tissue.
Epidural anesthesia. Not in technical use.

Nearby words

  1. epididymovasostomy,
  2. epidiorite,
  3. epidote,
  4. epidural,
  5. epidural anesthesia,
  6. epidural hematoma,
  7. epidural space,
  8. epidurography,
  9. epiestriol,
  10. epifauna


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