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intracutaneous

 [in″trah-ku-ta´ne-us]
within the substance of the skin.
intracutaneous test one that involves introduction of an antigen between the layers of the skin and evaluation of the reaction elicited by it.

in·tra·cu·ta·ne·ous

(in'tră-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs),
Within the substance of the skin, particularly the dermis.
Synonym(s): intradermal, intradermic
[intra- + L. cutis, skin]

intracutaneous

/in·tra·cu·ta·ne·ous/ (in″trah-ku-ta´ne-us) within the skin.

intracutaneous

(ĭn′trə-kyo͞o-tā′nē-əs)
adj.
Within the skin; intradermal.

in′tra·cu·ta′ne·ous·ly adv.

intracutaneous

[-kyo̅o̅tā′nē·əs]
Etymology: L, intra + cutis, skin
within the skin, particularly the dermis.

in·tra·cu·ta·ne·ous

(in'tră-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Within the substance of the skin, particularly the dermis.
[intra- + L. cutis, skin]

intracutaneous

Within the skin. Intradermal.

Intracutaneous

Into the skin, in this case directly under the top layer of skin.
Mentioned in: Tuberculin Skin Test

intracutaneous

within the substance of the skin.

intracutaneous cornifying epithelioma
see intracutaneous cornifying epithelioma.
intracutaneous injection
see intradermal injection.
intracutaneous test
intradermal test. See skin test.
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With an intradermal injection, sometimes intracutaneous, the same endpoint is reached--just through a different route.
In fact, in the presence of specific histological changes, positive intracutaneous test results, psychic disorder, onset of lesions associated with stress, and the absence of hematological disorders or systemic diseases, it is not difficult to diagnose ASS.
The researchers found that, while the subcutaneous injections were almost painless, the intracutaneous injections of sterile water caused a sharp 20 second long pain.
The intracutaneous mallein test is the standard test for identifying Bu.
Intracutaneous skin tests could be dangerous or overly sensitive (increasing the rate of false-positive results), and are not recommended.
He provided details on a new technique called Spectrophotometric Intracutaneous Analysis (SIA) that enables researchers to detect malignant melanomas, but at the same time, it can help explain changes in human cutaneous coloration with age.
Five of these seal elastomers are also compliant to the USP standards for system toxicity and intracutaneous toxicity.
The live virus cannot penetrate skin or oral/respiratory mucous membranes, so the liquid vaccine is administered via intracutaneous inoculation.
Cambridge-based Astron Clinica uses the technique known as the SIAscope (Spectrophotometric Intracutaneous Analysis) routinely in hospitals and clinics in the UK and overseas for aiding the diagnosis of skin cancers.
Cambridge-based Astron Clinica has patented the technique as the SIAscope (Spectrophotometric Intracutaneous Analysis) and it is now being used routinely in hospitals and clinics in the UK and overseas for aiding the diagnosis of skin cancers.
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The solution was injected to five mice and equal numbers of albino rabbits with a dosage of 50 ml / Kg and 200 il / Kg of body weight for systematic toxicity and intracutaneous toxicity estimation respectively.