Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: conduction anesthesia
Usage: N. Amer (elsewhere: conduction anaesthesia)
  1. Anesthesia of an area supplied by a nerve; produced by an anesthetic agent applied to the nerve
    - conduction anaesthesia [Brit, Cdn], nerve block anesthesia [N. Amer], nerve block anaesthesia [Brit, Cdn], block anesthesia [N. Amer], block anaesthesia [Brit, Cdn]

Type of: anaesthesia [Brit, Cdn], anesthesia [N. Amer]

Encyclopedia: Conduction anesthesia