Procedure Kit/Trays, Anesthesia, Pudendal
Definition : Prepackaged collections of the devices and supplies (either custom or standard) needed for providing local anesthesia into the pudendal nerve located in the pudendal canal. Items in these kits usually include a procedure needle with a spacer, a metal trumpet needle, gauze pads, underpads, a sterilization indicator, and lidocaine. The kits are frequently supplied in supporting trays (i.e., procedure trays) consisting of a flat-bottomed receptacle with a border around the periphery supporting all the instruments and supplies needed for the procedure; the trays are usually covered or wrapped. Pudendal anesthesia kits and trays are intended for use during diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures in the perineal area, especially during pregnancy, producing a pudendal nerve block.
Entry Terms : "Anesthesia Kits, Pudendal"
UMDC code : 10130