Spinal anesthesia is often used for genital urinary tract or lower body procedures epidural anesthesia is often used during labor and delivery and surgery in the pelvis and legs epidural and spinal anesthesia are often used when the procedure or labor is too painful without any pain medicine the procedure is in the belly legs or feet. What is epidural anesthesia this is a type of regional anesthesia in which only a certain part of the body of the patient is made numb the procedure will involve the insertion of a hollow needle along with a tiny and flexible catheter into the epidural space which is defined as a marginal area in between the spinal column and the outer membrane of the spinal cord. Spinal and epidural anesthesia are medicines used to numb you from your abdomen to your feet caregivers may numb you only to your waist or up to your nipple line depending on what kind of surgery you have. Epidural and spinal blocks are types of anesthesia in which a local anesthetic is injected near the spinal cord and nerve roots it blocks pain from an entire region of the body such as the belly the hips the legs or the pelvis epidural and spinal anesthesia are used mainly for surgery of the lower belly and the legs. What is an epidural in this article this one of the most common uses of an epidural its a type of anesthesia that doctors may give you during surgery to numb your spinal nerves and
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