Definición de lidocaine en inglés:

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Pronunciación: /ˈlɪdə(ʊ)keɪn/


Medicine , chiefly North American
Another term for lignocaine.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Two days after admission, the lidocaine and erythromycin were discontinued and a transvenous pacemaker was positioned in the right ventricular apex.
  • An injectable solution of 1 percent lidocaine or 1 percent procaine is usually used.
  • The surgeon, therefore, suggested that the nurse add epinephrine to the plain lidocaine rather than waiting for the medication to be ordered and arrive from the pharmacy.


1940s: from (acetani)lid(e) + -caine (from cocaine).

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Saltos de línea: lido|caine

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