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intradermal

[in-truh-dur-muh l] /ˌɪn trəˈdɜr məl/
adjective
1.
within the dermis.
2.
going between the layers of the skin, as an injection.
Also, intradermic.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; intra- + derm(a)1 + -al1
Related forms
intradermally, intradermically, adverb
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Examples for intradermal
  • Other types of skin tests include patch testing and intradermal testing.
  • To test the safety of the intradermal influenza vaccine in the lung transplant population.
British Dictionary definitions for intradermal

intradermal

/ˌɪntrəˈdɜːməl/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) other words for intracutaneous Abbreviation (esp of an injection) ID, i.d.
Derived Forms
intradermally, intradermically, adverb
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intradermal in Medicine

intradermal in·tra·der·mal (ĭn'trə-dûr'məl)
adj.
Within or between the layers of the skin.

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