cryoanalgesia


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cryoanalgesia

 [kri″o-an″al-je´ze-ah]
the relief of pain by application of cold by cryoprobe to peripheral nerves.

cryoanalgesia

/cryo·an·al·ge·sia/ (kri″o-an″al-je´ze-ah) the relief of pain by application of cold by cryoprobe to peripheral nerves.

cryoanalgesia

(krī″ō-an″ăl-jē′zhă, z(h)ē-ă) [ cryo- + analgesia]
The relief of pain by applying a cold object to a painful part of the body or by destroying painful nerves with very cold probes.

cryoanalgesia

the relief of pain by the application of cold by cryoprobe to peripheral nerves.
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Cryoanalgesia is a method of temporarily relieving pain by cryo ablating the affected nerve, causing an interruption of pain impulses to the brain.