percutaneous


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per·cu·ta·ne·ous

 (pûr′kyo͞o-tā′nē-əs)
adj. Medicine
Passed, done, or effected through the skin.

per′cu·ta′ne·ous·ly adv.

percutaneous

(ˌpɜːkjʊˈteɪnɪəs)
adj
(Medicine) med effected through the skin, as in the absorption of an ointment

per•cu•ta•ne•ous

(ˌpɜr kyuˈteɪ ni əs)

adj.
administered, removed, or absorbed by way of the skin, as an injection or needle biopsy.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.percutaneous - through the unbroken skinpercutaneous - through the unbroken skin; refers to medications applied directly to the skin (creams or ointments) or in time-release forms (skin patches); "transdermal estrogen"; "percutaneous absorption"
materia medica, pharmacological medicine, pharmacology - the science or study of drugs: their preparation and properties and uses and effects
Translations

per·cu·ta·ne·ous

a. percutáneo-a, aplicado-a a través de la piel.

percutaneous

adj percutáneo
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