Anatomy. situated within the thecal sac: covering the spinal cord.
Medicine/Medical. administered into the thecal sac: intrathecal injections.
Pharmacology. anesthesia administered into the thecal sac: She was given an intrathecal during labor.
Origin of intrathecal
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