spinal anesthetic


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spi·nal an·es·thet·ic

a local anesthetic agent producing loss of sensation when injected into the subarachnoid space.

spi·nal an·es·thet·ic

(spīnăl anes-thetik)
Local anesthetic agent producing loss of sensation when injected into subarachnoid space.
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Anesthesiology residents or senior nurse anesthetist students with close supervision of attending anesthesiologists performed the spinal anesthetic procedures.
These measures have dramatically decreased but not eliminated the rate of failed spinal anesthetics, Dr.