butacaine butacaine


  • (n) a white crystalline ester that is applied to mucous membranes as a local anesthetic


  • Nurse Timke had been scheduled for a minor operation on her nose, to relieve sinusitis, when she passed out cold because she was supersensitive to a local anesthetic (butacaine).
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