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What does SA stand for?

SA stands for Spinal Anesthesia

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In sections on considerations for loco-regional anesthesia, equipment, and loco-regional anesthetic blocks for small animal patients, veterinarians discuss such topics as patient preparation, peripheral nerve simulators, ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blocks, the oral cavity, and epidural and spinal anesthesia.
SAN ANTONIO -- A cluster of 14 cases of failed spinal anesthesia among women undergoing C-sections in Pittsburgh during the winter of 2008-2009 was linked to chemical alteration that is believed to be the result of exposure of the anesthetic to subfreezing temperatures during the shipping process.