A drug that stops a person feeling pain during a medical procedure. A local anaesthetic numbs part of the body; a general anaesthetic causes a temporary loss of consciousness.
A test using a ureteroscope to examine the ureters. It is performed under a general anaesthetic….
Anaesthetic drugs are injected directly into the spinal column. Also known as epidural anaesthesia.
A test using a cystoscope to examine the vagina, cervix, bladder and rectum. It is performed under a general anaesthetic.