perineural anesthesia

[ pĕr′ə-nurəl ]

n.

Injection of an anesthetic agent about a nerve.

Nearby words

  1. perineotomy,
  2. perineovaginal,
  3. perinephritis,
  4. perinephrium,
  5. perineum,
  6. perineuritis,
  7. perineurium,
  8. perinuclear,
  9. period,
  10. period drama


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