pressure anesthesia

pres·sure an·es·the·si·a

loss of sensation produced by pressure applied to a nerve.

pres·sure an·es·the·si·a

(preshŭr anes-thēzē-ă)
Loss of sensation produced by pressure applied to a nerve.
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Pressure anesthesia may be applied with a cotton tip applicator for 30 seconds.