intratracheal anesthesia


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Related to intratracheal anesthesia: endotracheal anesthesia

en·do·tra·che·al an·es·the·si·a

inhalation anesthesia technique in which anesthetic and respiratory gases pass through a tube placed in the trachea through the mouth or nose.

intratracheal anesthesia

Anesthesia administered through a catheter advanced through the upper airway and vocal cords into the trachea.
See also: anesthesia