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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The skin was then cleaned with povidone-iodine and local analgesia was provided with 2% lignocaine.
Articaine hydrochloride is an amide type local analgesia [Malamed, 1997].
Pliaglis is a topical local anesthetic cream which provides topical local analgesia for superficial dermatological procedures.
Local analgesia was achieved through cornual nerve block and ring block at base of horn by injecting 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride.
Local analgesia without anesthesia using peripheral perineural morphine injections.
Dental history The patient had a history of regular dental examinations and intensive prevention, with dental restorations under local analgesia and dental extractions under general anaesthesia without any problems.
The blinded comparison study evaluated the performance of Prelude prior to the application of 4% lidocaine cream for local analgesia and demonstrated remarkable improvement and an abbreviated onset of action.
This sequence of pain components is refuted by studies which report that infiltration of trocar sites with local anaesthetic does not provide significant local analgesia. Most of the patients, ranging from 35% to 63% complain of shoulder pain after laparoscopic procedures but the cause of that type of pain is still not clear.
Both animals were restrained in right lateral recumbancy and surgical site was prepared aseptically, 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride was infiltered around the swelling to achieve local analgesia. A longitudinal incision was made along the superior border of the jugular furrow close to the level of obstruction.
In dentistry we have a number of these questions, choices or dilemmas ranging from should we use local analgesia to should we restore children's teeth?