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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Diaton tonometer is the world's only Non-corneal and Non-contact tonometer used through the eyelid to quickly and painlessly screen for intraocular pressure for glaucoma without directly touching the cornea or requiring use of topical anesthesia.
A topical anesthesia is used before I start tattooing.
Washington HB 1330 became law, clarifying that the application of topical anesthesia should not be deemed as administering a form of "local anesthesia.
The procedure, according to The Times, necessitates only topical anesthesia, and is safer than surgery.
6) This is due to its lower morbidity and the opportunity to perform BDT procedures in the office using local and topical anesthesia.
Endoscopic nasal examination with topical anesthesia (10% cocaine-epinephrine spray) revealed the presence of a living leech in the right inferior meatus (figure 1).
In addition to supplements, Knapp employed sphenopalatine blocks, using topical anesthesia, to improve all types of chorioretinitis, including macular degeneration.
One of the more popular areas in minimally invasive cosmetic surgery, fractionated carbon dioxide (CO2) laser treatment is performed under topical anesthesia on select areas of damaged skin.
Remove embedded foreign bodies or concretions from conjunctiva, using topical anesthesia, not involving sclera;
Ten percent lignocaine spray was used for topical anesthesia of the airway.
Evaluation of a transoral delivery system for topical anesthesia.