cryoanalgesia


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cryoanalgesia

[‚krī·ō‚an·əl′jē·zhə]
(medicine)
Loss of sensation of pain resulting from the use of a cryoprobe.
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In April 2019, the company acquired the iovera system, a handheld cryoanalgesia device used to deliver precise, controlled doses of cold temperature only to targeted nerves.
The iovera[degrees] system provides a handheld alternative to physicians for the delivery of cryoanalgesia (the reversible destruction of the signal carrying parts of a nerve).
MyoScience currently markets the iovera system, a novel, FDA-approved non-opioid treatment that alleviates pain through a mechanism known as cryoanalgesia, which applies intensely focused cold therapy to a specific nerve to interrupt its ability to transmit a pain signal.
Nally, "The role of cryotherapy (cryoanalgesia) in the management of paroxysmal trigeminal neuralgia: A six year experience," British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, vol.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Cryolesion Generator for Cryoanalgesia