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transcutaneous

[trans-kyoo-tey-nee-uh s] /ˌtræns kyuˈteɪ ni əs/
adjective
1.
by way of or through the skin.
Also, transcutaneal, transdermal.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; trans- + cutaneous
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  • transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation is another method that has been used with good results.
transcutaneous in Medicine

transcutaneous trans·cu·ta·ne·ous (trāns'kyōō-tā'nē-əs)
adj.
Transdermal.

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