splanchnic anesthesia

n.

Loss of sensation in areas of the visceral peritoneum innervated by the splanchnic nerves.visceral anesthesia

Nearby words

  1. splanchnapophysis,
  2. splanchnectopia,
  3. splanchnesthesia,
  4. splanchnesthetic sensibility,
  5. splanchnic,
  6. splanchnic ganglion,
  7. splanchnic nerve,
  8. splanchnic wall,
  9. splanchnicectomy,
  10. splanchnicotomy


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