spinal anesthetic

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Noun1.spinal anesthetic - an anesthetic that is injected into the spine
anaesthetic, anaesthetic agent, anesthetic, anesthetic agent - a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations
Metycaine, piperocaine, piperocaine hydrochloride - a compound used in the form of its hydrochloride as a local or spinal anesthetic
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Intrathecal tramadol added to bupivacaine as spinal anesthetic increases analgesic effect of the spinal blockade after major gynecological surgeries.
Bupivacaine 0.5% hyperbaric 15mg (Brooke's Pharma) was used as spinal anesthetic agent.
For each mepivacaine spinal anesthetic administered, the corresponding patient's internal medical record was reviewed for any documented indication of TNS postoperatively.
Local anesthetics were commonly used as spinal anesthetic agent but since a decade various studies found that spinal anesthesia with intrathecal 5% heavy lignocaine showed transient irritation, neurological symptoms, and severe leg pain.
The aim of this article is to identify the anesthetic concerns during the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative surgical phases of using a general or spinal anesthetic for patients undergoing a TURP.
She said: "I thought there would be a business in this based on the patients I was putting to sleep before operations or women who were getting epidurals or spinal anesthetic for C sections.
In other words, it would be practical to replace the commonly used form of epinephrine 1:1000 with epinephrine 1:10000 at the pharmaceutical market level so that the new packaging could be found more conveniently for spinal anesthetic practices.
The study included 112 adults receiving surgery under spinal anesthetic in a US military PACU.
His report appeared on December 30, 1899, detailing a successful spinal anesthetic for a hemorrhoidectomy.
The patient was administered a spinal anesthetic by David Barnert, an anesthesiologist, prior to surgery to be performed by Dr.