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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For outpatient rotator cuff surgery, nerve block anesthesia provides superior same-day recovery over general anesthesia.
Among his topics are alpha hydroxy acids: histology and factors influencing penetration, indications and contraindications for trichloroacetic acid, treating aging skin of the hands and forearms, phenol: skin penetration and detoxification, full face phenol: nerve block anesthesia and/or sedation, and complications of chemical peels.