• propofol
  • As propofol has been shown to have deleterious effects on oocyte fertilization (in a mouse model), some authors have suggested that the dose of propofol administered during anesthesia should be limited, and also that the retrieved oocytes should be washed free of propofol. (wikipedia.org)
  • needle
  • After regional anesthesia, bleeding disorders are the greatest risk factors for the development of spinal hematoma 2,3 , although there are other known factors, such as difficult or traumatic insertion of the needle. (scielo.br)
  • The company's new SureBlock Collection includes spinal anesthesia full medication kits, safety kits, and intermediate and basic sets, all featuring the Sprotte spinal needle, which has been clinically proven to minimize the incidence of postdural puncture headaches. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • lateral
  • The prosthesis is indicated for back and leg pain caused by central or lateral spinal stenosis, degenerative disease of the facets with instability, and grade 1 degenerative spondylolisthesis with objective evidence of neurological impairment. (wikipedia.org)
  • cocaine
  • He proposed - mistakenly - that the cocaine was absorbed into the venous circulation and subsequently transported to the spinal cord. (wikipedia.org)
  • Über die verwendung des kokains zur anästhesierung am auge" [On the use of cocaine for anesthesia on the eye]. (wikipedia.org)
  • profound
  • Bradycardia in this setting may be treated with atropine.The Bezold-Jarisch reflex has been suggested as a possible cause of profound bradycardia and circulatory collapse after spinal anesthesia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The profound anesthesia of his legs was demonstrated with repeated kicks to his shins. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgery
  • Epidural and spinal anesthesia are used mainly for surgery of the lower belly and the legs. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • Hi Guys, I'm having an outpatient hip surgery done in a couple of weeks and will be having (as far as I know, at this point) regional anesthesia. (asap.org)
  • An observational study in 2002 had suggested that spinal anesthesia was responsible for transient restless legs syndrome after surgery, the researchers said. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Baseline measurements of heart rate, systolic and diastolic blood pressures were recorded prior to administration of spinal anesthesia and then at 5 minutes intervals for first 30 minutes of surgery and every 15 minutes thereafter till a total duration of 90 minutes. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Sole feet after my surgery, is there any relation between sole pain and c-section using spinal anesthesia? (healthtap.com)
  • A blod clot to the brain and or spinal cord is always a risk with surgery although uncommon. (healthtap.com)
  • involves
  • Anesthesia is a field of study that involves methods of removing sensation, pain, and consciousness from a person in order to perform surgeries, do other uncomfortable procedures, or relieve his pain/suffering. (healthtap.com)
  • type
  • Wide selection of spinal needles with Pencil-Point (Pencan®) and Quincke (Spinocan®) type bevels. (bbraunusa.com)
  • My question is about getting a spinal- is that the same type of issue involving a spinal tap? (asap.org)
  • Research
  • Awada called the new study's findings "interesting," but said more research should be done to definitively rule out a relationship between spinal anesthesia and restless legs syndrome. (bio-medicine.org)
  • nervous
  • This can be due to decreased sympathetic nervous system output or to increased parasympathetic activity occurring as a consequence of injury to the brain or spinal cord or of dysautonomia, an intrinsic abnormality in autonomic system functioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • See 'Spinal column injuries in adults: Definitions, mechanisms, and radiographs', section on 'Anatomy' . (uptodate.com)