spinal_anesthesia
1. [ noun ] (medicine,surgery) anesthesia of the lower half of the body; caused by injury to the spinal cord or by injecting an anesthetic beneath the arachnoid membrane that surrounds the spinal cord
Synonyms: spinal spinal_anaesthesia
Related terms: regional_anesthesia saddle_block_anesthesia
Similar spelling:   spinal_anaesthesia
  spinal_anesthetic
  spinal_anaesthetic
  spinal_accessory
  spinal_puncture