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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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The vaccine was administered intracutaneously with addition of BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerrin) at the site of vaccine administration.
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