nerve block anesthesia

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Noun1.nerve block anesthesia - anesthesia of an area supplied by a nervenerve block anesthesia - anesthesia of an area supplied by a nerve; produced by an anesthetic agent applied to the nerve
anaesthesia, anesthesia - loss of bodily sensation with or without loss of consciousness
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A randomized controlled trial on motor function and patient satisfaction in ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve block anesthesia for outpatient hand surgery: 8AP2-9.
The aim of this study was to locate the IOF in relation to the infraorbital margin (IOM) and the alveolar bone process of the maxilla at the second premolar for proper injections of local anesthetics, as well as to determine the depth of needle penetration into the pterygopalatine fossa through GPC to avoid serious complications following nerve block anesthesia.
The influence of mandibular skeletal characteristics on inferior alveolar nerve block anesthesia. J Dent Anesth Pain Med.