General anaesthesia

What is General anaesthesia?

General anaesthesia is a medically induced coma and loss of protective reflexes resulting from the administration of one or more general anaesthetic agents. A variety of medications may be administered with the overall aim of ensuring sleep, amnesia,analgesia, relaxation of skeletal muscles and loss of control of reflexes of the autonomic nervous system.

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Hi I have attached my report for my anamoly scan. Alhamdullilah it looks good. If you could just check it.

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All well

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Hello dear, I have seen the attached reports and glad that all is normal as expected at this stage
Nothing...

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I never had a gag problem. I just had an endoscopy. While under sedation, i was told that i started gagging. A few weeks later i was at the...

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There is nothing wrong its just increased gag reflex.Its your genetics.

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Hello doctor, one my relatives are post for spine surgery under general anesthesia. I would like to know about general anesthesia. What are the...

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Hi my daughter of five years old had general anaesthesia however she had a really bad cough and green nasal discharge. They still carried out the...

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