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What is used for local anesthesia?

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Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
Local anesthetics: Lidocaine, bupivicaine, tetracaine, mepivicaine, ropivicaine, etc.
Answered on Jan 2, 2016

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