intracutaneous reaction

(redirected from intradermal reaction)

in·tra·cu·ta·ne·ous re·ac·tion

, intradermal reaction
a reaction following the injection of antigen into the skin of a sensitive subject, such as in the case of the tuberculin test.

in·tra·cu·ta·ne·ous re·ac·tion

, intradermal reaction (in'tră-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs rē-ak'shŭn, in'tră-dĕr'măl)
A reaction following the injection of antigen into the skin of a sensitive subject, such as in the case of the tuberculin test.

intracutaneous reaction

A reaction following the injection of a substance into the skin. Synonym: intradermal reaction See: skin test
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BCG vaccination in low birth weight newborns: analysis of lymphocyte proliferation, IL-2 generation and intradermal reaction to PPD.
In addition to clinical evaluation for CIPA diagnosis, pharmacological tests (1:10.000 histamine intradermal reaction) and neuropathological examination in electron microscopy can also be used.
The diagnosis can also be made by serology, biopsy, enzyme immunoassay test and intradermal reaction to histoplasmin.
Rosa Guinot-Moya, Eduard Valmaseda-Castellon, Leonardo Berini-Aytes, Cosme Gay-Escoda done study on 211 lesions and they recorded antecedents of trauma, insect bites or surgery, intradermal reaction of vaccine, history of alopecia areata as the etiology.