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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Women who received intrathecal analgesia also had a shorter time to vaginal delivery (398 vs.
This data has been used to conduct a power analysis for a multicentre randomised controlled trial comparing epidural and intrathecal analgesia following open abdominal surgery.
The use of this form of intrathecal analgesia merits further study.