analgesia

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analgesia

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

[‚an·əl′jēzh·ə]
(physiology)
Insensibility to pain with no loss of consciousness.
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Local infiltration analgesia: a technique for the control of acute postoperative pain following knee and hip surgery: a case study of 325 patients.
Effect of single-injection versus continuous local infiltration analgesia after total knee arthroplasty: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.
Kehlet, "High-volume infiltration analgesia in total knee arthroplasty: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial," Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, vol.
Local infiltration analgesia: a technique for the control of acute postoperative pain following hip and knee surgery--a case study of 325 patients.
In calves with atresia ani under local infiltration analgesia with 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride, a cruciate incision to skin at anal region was made and blind end of rectum was exposed by blunt dissection of perineal musculature.
They concluded that the combination of a continuous saphenous nerve block with single-dose local infiltration analgesia offered better pain relief on the day of surgery than local infiltration analgesia alone.17
Wound infiltration analgesia requires relatively large volumes of local anaesthetic to satisfactorily cover the surgical field.
Under local infiltration analgesia using 10-12 ml of 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride, an elliptical skin incision was made on ventral border of diverticulum and urine was drained out using sterile syringe (Fig.
was given before anaesthesia by intramuscular route and local infiltration analgesia was achieved by infiltrating 80-100 ml of 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride injection at the site of incision.
Circular infiltration analgesia was done using 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride.