intrathecal

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intrathecal

(ˌɪntrəˈθiːkəl)
adj
(Medicine) med occurring within, or introduced into, the space between the layers of tissue which cover the spinal cord, or the space between the layers of tissue which cover the brain
ˌintraˈthecally adv
Translations
intratekální
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Devices such as implanted pumps are used for delivery of drugs such as opioids intrathecally (introduction into spinal subarachnoid space by lumbar puncture) in patients with cancer pain.
[5,6] This study was designed to assess the effect of Dexmedetomidine, and Midazolam added to hyperbaric Bupivacaine intrathecally on onset and duration of sensory and motor block, duration of analgesia and any side effects in patients undergoing total abdominal hysterectomy.
It is known that when a drug is used intrathecally, toxic reactions such as demyelination, necrosis, arachnoiditis, vascular changes, and myelitis occur.
Looking to its properties, sufentanil has been used along with bupivacaine or xylocaine intrathecally in patients undergoing cesarean section, total hip replacement, genitourinary surgery, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and painless labor, by many workers.
Although not FDA approved, alteplase is being administered intrathecally in patients with cerebral hemorrhage with extension into the ventricles to help maintain patency of external ventricular catheters and to facilitate intraventricular hematoma removal.
Our results demonstrate the quantitation of intrathecally synthesized CHIKV IgG.
Comparison of 0.5% and 0.75% hyperbaric bupivacaine given intrathecally in elective lower segment caesarean section.
All patients received hydrocortisone, cytosine arabinoside and methotrexate intrathecally for CNS prophylaxis with no irradiation.
We cheered when enzyme replacement therapy and allogeneic stem cell transplants showed some effectiveness in catastrophic inborn errors of metabolism (3) such as Pompe disease, and, as RNA therapeutics emerged, we marveled at the early successes of antisense oligonucleotides delivered intrathecally to treat spinal muscular atrophy (4), to name but a few exemplars.
Physicians are directed by the company to administer Atcell by various routes of administration, including intravenously, intrathecally (injection or infusion into the central nervous system) and by aerosol inhalation.
Physicians are directed by the company to administer Atcell intravenously, intrathecally (injection or infusion into the central nervous system) and by aerosol inhalation.