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transdermal

 [trans-der´mal]
entering through the dermis, or skin, as in administration of a drug applied to the skin in ointment or patch form. See also percutaneous. Called also transcutaneous.

transdermal

/trans·der·mal/ (-der´m'l) entering through the dermis, or skin, as in administration of a drug via ointment or patch.

transdermal

(trăns-dûr′məl, trănz-)
adj.
Through or by way of the skin: transdermal inoculation.

transdermal

adjective Referring to a medication applied topically (to the skin) and absorbed systemically.
 
noun A generic term for any agent administered topically and meant to be absorbed to manage systemic disease.

trans·der·mal

(trans.) (trans-dĕr'măl)
Entering through the dermis or skin, as in administration of a drug applied to the skin in ointment or patch form.
Synonym(s): topical administration.

trans·der·mal

(trans-dĕr'măl)
Entering through the dermis or skin.
Synonym(s): topical administration.

transdermal

across the skin, particularly with reference to the absorption of drugs applied topically for systemic effect.

transdermal patch
a drug-impregnated adhesive patch applied to the skin for controlled release of the active compound. See also fentanyl.
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Thus ingestion, inhalation, or topical administration are preferred over oral intubation, intratracheal instillation, surgical implantation, or intraperitoneal injection.
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This treatment modality involves the topical administration of a photosensitizing compound followed by selective irradiation of the lesion with visible light.
PH-10 is an aqueous hydrogel formulation of Rose Bengal disodium for topical administration to the skin, and is being studied for the treatment of cutaneous skin disorders, specifically psoriasis and atopic dermatitis.
ND003 is under development for topical administration to the lung in patients with severe asthma.
PH-10, an aqueous hydrogel formulation of Rose Bengal disodium for topical administration to the skin, is being studied for the treatment of cutaneous skin disorders, specifically psoriasis and atopic dermatitis.