topical anesthesia


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Noun1.topical anesthesia - loss of sensation confined to the skin or mucous surfaces (as when benzocaine or Lidocaine is applied to the surface)topical anesthesia - loss of sensation confined to the skin or mucous surfaces (as when benzocaine or Lidocaine is applied to the surface)
anaesthesia, anesthesia - loss of bodily sensation with or without loss of consciousness
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According to the company, the recent evidence shows the procedure may be performed with local and/or topical anesthesia - before, only general anesthesia had been studied.
In addition, recent evidence shows the procedure may be performed with local and/or topical anesthesia before, only general anesthesia had been studied.
May provide advanced care such as providing fluoride treatment or administering topical anesthesia.
In this case, after dexmedetomidine 1 [micro]g was infused, the child could still talk and refused to receive topical anesthesia on the base of tongue.
Patients will require just topical anesthesia, typically with IV sedation.
After administration of topical anesthesia, a single piece of platelet-rich plasma approximately double the size of the perforation was obtained from each patient's intravenous blood sample.
Restorative treatment and extraction of the patient in case 1 were undertaken by using topical anesthesia, then slow injection of local anesthesia to avoid blistering and scaring.
As a result, laser therapy is increasingly performed under topical anesthesia and sedation as an alternative to general anesthesia.
Other advantages include it being an outpatient procedure, the use of topical anesthesia, sitting in an upright posture, faster rehabilitation, and very low risk to the patient.
The affected eye was irrigated with normal saline inially, later 4 to 5 drops of Xylocaine (a) was instilled to perform topical anesthesia.
Main disadvantage of this method is that it should be applied at least 30-90 minutes before the procedure to achieve topical anesthesia and side effects related prilocaine can be seen.
8-10) However, practitioners who clinically used the drug in parrot species noted that topical anesthesia was sufficient in many birds to avoid third eyelid movement during rocuronium application (G.