transdermic

adjective
through the unbroken skin; refers to medications applied directly to the skin (creams or ointments) or in time-release forms (skin patches)
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transdermal estrogen

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percutaneous absorption

Pertains to noun: ↑skin (for: ↑transcutaneous), ↑skin (for: ↑percutaneous), ↑dermis, ↑dermis (for: ↑transdermal)

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  • transdermic — SYN: percutaneous …   Medical dictionary

  • TTS — Transdermic Therapeutic System (Anglais. En franc. = Système thérapeutique transdermique). Système permettant l administration de médicaments à travers la peau (timbre, patch) …   Sigles et Acronymes francais

  • transcutaneous — adjective 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 • Syn: ↑transdermal, ↑transdermic, ↑percutaneous •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • transdermal — adjective 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 • Syn: ↑transdermic, ↑percutaneous, ↑transcutaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • transdermal — /trans derr meuhl, tranz /, adj. 1. Also, transdermic. transcutaneous. 2. Pharm. (of a medication) applied to the skin, usually as part of an adhesive patch, for absorption into the bloodstream. [TRANS + DERMAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • Percutaneous — Through the skin, as in a percutaneous biopsy. * * * Denoting the passage of substances through unbroken skin, as in absorption by inunction; also passage through the skin by needle puncture, including introduction of wires and catheters by… …   Medical dictionary

  • pharmacological medicine — noun the science or study of drugs: their preparation and properties and uses and effects • Syn: ↑pharmacology, ↑materia medica • Derivationally related forms: ↑pharmacologic (for: ↑pharmacology), ↑pharmacological ( …   Useful english dictionary

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