retrobulbar anesthesia

ret·ro·bul·bar an·es·the·si·a

injection of a local anesthetic behind the eye to produce sensory and motor denervation of the eye.

ret·ro·bul·bar an·es·the·si·a

(ret'rō-bŭl'bahr an'es-thē'zē-ă)
Injection of a local anesthetic behind the eye to produce sensory denervation of the eye.
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Efficacy and safety of hyaluronidase 75 IU as an adjuvant to mepivacaine for retrobulbar anesthesia in cataract surgery.
Retrobulbar anesthesia with and without hyaluronidase in extracapsular cataract surgery: a prospective, randomized, double-blind study.
Hyaluronidase induced orbital pseudotumor as complication of retrobulbar anesthesia.