general anaesthetic


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general anaesthetic

a drug producing anaesthesia of the entire body, with loss of consciousness
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procedure under general anaesthetic and needed pain relief afterwards.
If a tooth shows even the slightest sign of decay, it will most likely be removed in order to prevent the child from having to undergo further general anaesthetic at a later stage.
$600,000 to train dental clinics with alternative sedations to general anaesthetics
Anaesthetists are present during the entire surgery when you are given a general anaesthetic and they will monitor you throughout to try to ensure that awareness does not occur.
"They told me it could be done but that local anaesthetic would not touch the pain and general anaesthetic meant I'd need a bed that wasn't available.
He said: "We strive to achieve this and try hard to not have children going under general anaesthetic at all."
"It's a big machine and they can be in there for up to 45 minutes at a time and lie very still, which is why many children have to be given a general anaesthetic before the scan.
It had developed gingivitis, a painful condition and a vet had estimated that it would need expensive treatment costing around PS200 and involving a general anaesthetic.
"At many centres, children are having to wait six months to have a general anaesthetic and there is one, in fact, that is over a year."
Email g.smith@sundaymail.co.uk My daughter needs a few teeth out and the dentist says that she is going to need a general anaesthetic. I am worried as I remember a kid dying under a dental anaesthetic in the past.
ANAESTHESIA means a loss of sensation and this can be achieved by inducing a deep sleep (General Anaesthetic) or by numbing part of the body with local anaesthetic (Regional Anaesthetic).

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