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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

intracutaneous

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

in′tra·cu·ta′ne·ous·ly adv.
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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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

intracutaneous

Within the skin. Intradermal.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Intracutaneous

Into the skin, in this case directly under the top layer of skin.
Mentioned in: Tuberculin Skin Test
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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TENS denotes transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation; ISW, intracutaneous sterile water injections; SD, standard deviation.
CPT codes for percutaneous (scratch, puncture, or prick), intracutaneous (intradermal), and patch tests include test performance, evaluation, and correlation with the patient's history, physical examination, and other observations.
Allergic reactions to local anesthetics in dental patients: Analysis of intracutaneous and challenge tests.
[2] Intracutaneous injection of sterile water in the skin over the sacrum have been shown to relieve the pain of labour without concerns that the method might harm the mother and/ or foetus or slow the labour pattern.
Preoperative lymphoscintigraphy by intracutaneous injection of 0.5 mCi Tc-99m-labelled albumin nano-colloids around the tumor or the tumor's excision scar was combined with the intraoperative use of a hand-held gamma probe and patent blue dye mapping technique in order to identify and harvest the SLN.
These portfolio materials are certified according to DIN ISO 10993-5 (cytotoxicity), -10 (intracutaneous irritation), -11 (acute system toxicity), USP Class VI (chapter 88), and DIN ISO 10993-4 (hemolysis).
On the plantar face, lesion was intracutaneous. The toe was examined for any infection, and no infection was observed.
Hayashi et al., "Fate of bone marrow-derived cultured mast cells after intracutaneous, intraperitoneal, and intravenous transfer into genetically mast cell-deficient W/Wv mice.
The results indicate that the utilization of dermatomed skin resulted in the greatest extent of intracutaneous delivery in comparison to full thickness skin.
When the intracutaneous sutures were removed after 2 weeks, vigorous mobilization of dorsiflexion and reconditioning were started using a dance-specific, graded rehabilitation schedule and usually supervised by a specialized physical therapist.
Devices that only have skin contact require basic cytotoxicity, sensitization, and irritation or intracutaneous reactivity testing, whereas devices that come into contact with bone and tissue require more extensive testing.