administered, removed, or absorbed by way of the skin, as an injection, needle biopsy, or transdermal drug.

1885–90; per- + cutaneous Unabridged
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percutaneous (ˌpɜːkjʊˈteɪnɪəs)
med effected through the skin, as in the absorption of an ointment

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percutaneous per·cu·ta·ne·ous (pûr'kyōō-tā'nē-əs)
Passed, done, or effected through the unbroken skin.

per'cu·ta'ne·ous·ly adv.
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