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intradermal

 [in″trah-der´mal]
within the dermis.

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]

intradermal

/in·tra·der·mal/ (-der´mal)
1. within the dermis.

intradermal

(ĭn′trə-dûr′məl)
adj.
Within or between the layers of the skin: an intradermal injection.

in′tra·der′mal·ly adv.

intradermal

[-dur′məl]
Etymology: L, intra, within; Gk, derma, skin
in the skin.

intradermal

Within the thickness of the skin.

intradermal,

n in acupuncture, a fine, short needle that may be left in the skin for up to several days to keep qi moving. See also qi.

intradermal

within the dermis.

intradermal test
see skin test.
single intradermal test
a test used in the field diagnosis of bovine tuberculosis. A small volume of tuberculin is injected intradermally, commonly in a tail fold, and observed at 72 to 96 hours for a significant increase in thickness of the skin. The tuberculin elicits a cell-mediated immune reaction at the site of injection in infected animals and the increased thickness of the skin is the consequence of infiltration into the site of T lymphocytes and activated macrophages.
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Fluzone Intradermal vaccine is approved for use in persons 18 through 64 years of age.
The intradermal injection was a trivalent inactivated vaccine prepared at twice the standard concentration.
Skin testing involves the introduction of specific antigens onto or into the skin through a skin prick or an intradermal inoculation.
These data confirm our first clinical observations, that subjects had no significant side effects or complaints after intradermal injection with RXI-109," said Dr.
Fluzone Intradermal vaccine is an inactivated influenza virus vaccine given to people 18 through 64 years of age for active immunization against influenza disease caused by influenza virus subtypes A and type B contained in the vaccine.
Immunotherapy is usually started with an intradermal test dose of 0.
Shaved flank skin maintained a normal color and appearance following topical application of BeO or following intradermal injection, and within days, hair growth was evident.
Intradermal allergy testing is commonly used with certain allergens, such as bee venom and penicillin, and when skin prick tests are negative but the physician believes an allergy exists[sup.
The BD Soluvia microinjection system offers a proven, easy-to-use and reliable method of intradermal delivery, which integrates a 1.
Assessment was performed by measurement of serum tryptase and specific IgE and a combination of skin prick and intradermal skin testing.
Peoples reported on 101 patients who received monthly intradermal injections of the vaccine mixed with granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor and 85 controls who did not.
Three weeks before she sought treatment, the patient reported receiving multiple intradermal microinjections in her face and neck for cosmetic purposes (mesotherapy) with an unlicensed product consisting of a solution of glycosaminoglycans.