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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Due to the aforementioned alternative treatment options, the course of our patient challenges the role of GLOA as a diagnostic and therapeutic tool in analgetic medicine especially for atypical TN (especially when no conservative analgetic treatment pathway was performed before any invasive method at all).
Analgetic activity of calcitonin in patients with painful osteolytic metastases of breast cancer.
To improve tolerability compared to isolated salicyclic acid, Felix Hoffmann synthesised acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) in 1897, today one of the mostly consumed analgetic and anti-inflammatory drugs worldwide.
In a study by Jamieson and Duffield (1990) naloxon failed to block the analgetic effects of kava.
In case of Harpagophytum extracts, it is widely accepted that harpagoside is the major active constituent being responsible for the analgetic and antiphlogistic potential, since in vitro studies in human whole blood showed that the inhibition of the biosynthesis of cysteinyl-leukotrienes strongly depended on the harpagoside content, whereas extract fractions without harpagoside had no effects (Loew et al., 2001).
Total contractor for turnkey construction in system design including analgetics in the context of a functional performance description for the new workshop building at the vocational school center wertheim.