nerve block

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nerve block

[′nərv ‚bläk]
(neuroscience)
Interruption of impulse transmission through a nerve.
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Alternative mandibular nerve block techniques: a review of the Gow-Gates and Akinosi-Vazirani closed-mouth mandibular nerve block techniques.
Gow Gates Mandibular Nerve Block; An Alternative in local anesthesia use.
The application of local anesthetic agent is easier for the maxillary and mandibular nerve blocks through the injection of local anesthetic agent via the infra-orbital foramen and mental foramen respectively.