analgesia

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analgesia

, analgia
1. inability to feel pain
2. the relief of pain

analgesia

[‚an·əl′jēzh·ə]
(physiology)
Insensibility to pain with no loss of consciousness.
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We realized a number of advantages, including reduction in surgery time up to 60%, significant reduction in blood loss and use of suture materials, reduction in patients' hospital stays, elimination of suturing in treatment of uterine stumps, elimination of postoperative analgetics, reduction of time needed to form anastomosis and formation of neat seams.
All 10 patients are fully working, 3 reported sporadic minor low back pain, 1 patient occasionally had to take analgetics because of low back pain after heavy work.