local anesthesia

n.

Regional anesthesia produced by direct infiltration of local anesthetic solution into the surgical site.infiltration anesthesia

Nearby words

  1. loca,
  2. locable,
  3. local,
  4. local anaesthetic,
  5. local anaphylaxis,
  6. local anesthetic,
  7. local area network,
  8. local asphyxia,
  9. local authority,
  10. local color


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