number of general anesthetics given yearly?

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  1. gtb

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    I'd like to know the number of general anesthetics given annualy w/i US or North America, but estimates I'm finding are anywhere from 21 million - 54 million. Does anyone have a good citation for a more precise number? Thanks in advance.
     
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    About 1 billlllllllion....!

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    Couldn't resist....

    Not really sure how to come up with a good number for ya.
     
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