splanchnic anesthesia


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splanch·nic an·es·the·si·a

loss of sensation in areas of the visceral peritoneum innervated by the splanchnic nerves.
Synonym(s): visceral anesthesia

splanch·nic an·es·the·si·a

(splangk'nik an'es-thē'zē-ă)
Loss of sensation in areas of the visceral peritoneum innervated by the splanchnic nerves.
Synonym(s): visceral anesthesia.

splanchnic anesthesia

Anesthesia produced by injection of an anesthetic into the splanchnic ganglion.
See also: anesthesia