nondepolarizing block

non·de·po·lar·iz·ing block

skeletal muscle paralysis unaccompanied by changes in polarity of the motor endplate, as occurs following administration of tubocurarine.

non·de·po·lar·iz·ing block

(non'dē-pō'lăr-ī-zing blok)
Skeletal muscle paralysis unaccompanied by changes in polarity of the motor endplate, such as occurs following administration of tubocurarine.
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the first characteristic of a nondepolarizing block is a fade of successive responses occurring principally in the first four responses both on a slow rate of stimulation (i.