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intramuscular

 [in″trah-mus´ku-lar]
within the muscular substance.
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·mus·cu·lar (IM),

(in'tră-mŭs'kyū-lăr),
Within the substance of a muscle.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

intramuscular

(ĭn′trə-mŭs′kyə-lər)
adj.
Within a muscle: an intramuscular injection.

in′tra·mus′cu·lar·ly adv.
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intramuscular

adjective Within a muscle.
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in·tra·mus·cu·lar

(IM) (in'tră-mŭs'kyū-lăr)
Within the substance of a muscle.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

intramuscular

Within a muscle. In an intramuscular injection the needle is passed deeply into the substance of a muscle before the fluid is injected.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

in·tra·mus·cu·lar

(IM) (in'tră-mŭs'kyū-lăr)
Within the substance of a muscle.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Administering intramuscular injections: how does research translate into practice over time in the mental health setting?
In an effort to avoid confusion and under and overuse of steroids, the use of a single dose of intramuscular methylprednisolone could be considered in clinical practice.
The priming dose of amoxicillin by means of pharmacokinetic parameters obtained in this study for the treatment of diseases caused by susceptible bacteria with MIC90 of a$?1.6 ug/mL computed after intramuscular administration at 24 hour interval is 21.6 and 24.4 mg/kg body weight with a maintenance dose of 15.7 and 18.9 mg/kg body weight in Lohi sheep and Beetal goats.
There was no difference between the nasal or intramuscular glucagon treatment groups in the percentages of patients experiencing treatment-emergent adverse events (at least 5% frequency): Nausea was seen in 22% and 29%, vomiting in 10% and 12%, and headache in 12% and 7%, respectively.
The average score on the knowledge questionnaire revealed that the lowest percentage of correct answers was given to the items related to the technique of giving an intramuscular injection (items number 19 and number 22).
Patients with NSTIs occurred after intramuscular injections have a worse clinical outcome than patients with different entry routes.
Intramuscular hemangiomas generally occur in adolescents and young adults and do not have a significant difference in sex predominance (1).
Prause, "Orbital intramuscular hemangioma," Acta Ophthalmologica Scandinavica, vol.
Regarding intramuscular myxomas, they have been exceptionally reported in shoulder muscles, thighs, buttocks, or upper extremities [4].
This study describes 2 premature infants who develop intramuscular abscesses after receiving their first routine infant vaccination.