1. Astra, established in 1913, also makes lidocaine, a popular local anaesthesia. 2. The surgery is often performed under local anaesthesia and as an outpatient procedure. 3. The procedure of synechiae excision is done under local anaesthesia. 4. Starkey, 24, underwent the four-hour operation under local anaesthesia Saturday. 5. A solution of 0.5 % novocaine was used for local anaesthesia of the abdominal wall. 6. Myringoplasty is often done under general anaesthesia, but it can be done under local anaesthesia also. 7. The liver biopsy is a simple procedure done with a fine thin needle under local anaesthesia. 8. Nonetheless, the second stage of the nasal reconstruction can be performed with the patient under local anaesthesia. 9. It enables complex procedures such as for Dupuytren's contracture to be performed as outpatient procedures under local anaesthesia. 10. The implantation procedure itself is considered minor, and is typically performed with both local anaesthesia and moderate sedation.