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Please advise what is the difference between local anesthesia & topical anesthesia?

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In brief: Local vs. topical

Local is administered sub-cutaneous and cutaneous.
Topical is not andminister under the tissue and typically, is not approved as an injectable.

In brief: Local vs. topical

Local is administered sub-cutaneous and cutaneous.
Topical is not andminister under the tissue and typically, is not approved as an injectable.
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