local anaphylaxis n.
The immediate, temporary, localized anaphylactic response of a sensitized individual following injection of an antigen into the skin.
- Local anaesthetic
noun 1. (med) a drug that produces local anaesthesia Often shortened to local See anaesthesia (sense 2)
[loh-kal, -kal] /ˈloʊˈkæl, -ˌkæl/ adjective 1. .
- Locked-in syndrome
noun 1. a condition in which a person is conscious but unable to move any part of the body except the eyes: results from damage to the brainstem
- Locked knee
locked knee n. A disorder of the knee joint that prevents the leg from being fully extended, usually resulting from damage to the semilunar cartilage.