What is Anesthesia?

It is the process of blocking pain and sedating someone usually for a procedure. It can be local (e.g. spinal block prior to labor) or general anesthesia (e.g. prior to a heart surgery).

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If a young adult had anesthesia for the first time and is now exhibiting delusional behavior could that be the result of the anesthesia and could...

doctor1 MD

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Welcome and thanks for your query.
Confusion and delirium may occur following general...

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Hi doctor,

I am 30 yrs old. I feel unbearable pain while having sexual intercourse and I think my hymen is still intact. Is it possible to get...

doctor1 MD

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IUI can be done

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Hi Prajakta,

I understand your concerns about pain.

IUI can be done under anesthesia to prevent...

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Is it normal to have difficulty in unination post appendectomy ?
Our daughter had surgery 72 hrs ago.
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doctor1 MD

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Its quite common.

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Thank you for the query.

It is common not after the surgery, but after the anesthesia....

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