transdermal

  • 1 Transdermal — may refer to: * Transdermal patch, used for medicine delivery * Transdermal implant, used for medical or aesthetic purposes …

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  • 2 transdermal — [trans dʉr′məl, tranzdʉr′məl] adj. designating or of an adhesive PATCH1 (n. 10) designed to release a drug or hormone into the bloodstream through the skin …

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  • 3 transdermal — adjective Date: 1944 relating to, being, or supplying a medication in a form for absorption through the skin into the bloodstream < transdermal drug delivery > < transdermal nitroglycerin > < transdermal nicotine patch > • transdermally adverb …

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  • 4 transdermal — trans·der·mal .tran(t)s dər məl, .tranz adj relating to, being, or supplying a medication in a form for absorption through the skin into the bloodstream <transdermal drug delivery> <a transdermal nicotine patch> trans·der·mal·ly ē adv …

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  • 5 transdermal — [[t]træ̱nzdɜ͟ː(r)m(ə)l[/t]] ADJ Transdermal medicine is absorbed through the skin, for example by means of a skin patch. ...a transdermal cream …

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  • 6 Transdermal — Schematischer Querschnitt menschlicher Haut Der Begriff transdermal (von lat. trans „durch, hindurch” und griech. derma „Haut“) wird meist zur Beschreibung der entsprechenden Verabreichung von Arzneistoffen, die über transdermale Pflaster von der …

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  • 7 transdermal — 1. adjective Through the unbroken skin. 2. noun A transdermal patch or implant …

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  • 8 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 …

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  • 9 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] * * * …

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  • 10 transdermal — durch die Haut hindurch * * * trans|der|mal <Adj.> [aus lat. trans = hinüber, hindurch u. ↑dermal] (Med.): (von der Verabreichung von Medikamenten) durch ein auf die Haut aufgeklebtes Pflaster, aus dem der Wirkstoff gleichmäßig freigesetzt… …

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  • 11 transdermal — trans|derma̲l [zu ↑trans... u. ↑Derma]: durch die Haut hindurch erfolgend (von der Wirkung von Arzneimitteln; z. B. transdermale Nitrattherapie) …

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  • 12 transdermal — trans|der|mal <zu ↑trans... u. ↑dermal> durch die Haut hindurch erfolgend (von der Wirkung von Arzneimitteln; Med.) …

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  • 13 transdermal — [ˌtranz də:məl, trα:nz, ns ] adjective relating to or denoting the application of a medicine or drug through the skin, especially by means of an adhesive patch …

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  • 14 transdermal — trans·dermal …

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  • 15 transdermal — trans•der•mal [[t]trænsˈdɜr məl, trænz [/t]] adj. 1) med Also, trans•der′mic. transcutaneous 2) pha (of a medication) applied to the skin, usu. as part of an adhesive patch, for absorption into the bloodstream • Etymology: 1975–80 …

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  • 16 transdermal — /trænzˈdɜməl/ (say tranz dermuhl) adjective (of medications) able to pass through the skin and commonly administered by adhesive plasters or by spraying. Also, transcutaneous …

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  • 17 transdermal — Absorbed through the unbroken skin …

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  • 18 Transdermal implant — Transdermal implants are a form of body modification used both in a medical and aesthetic context. In either case, they consist of an object placed partially below and partially above the skin, thus transdermal. The skin around it generally heals …

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  • 19 Transdermal patch — A transdermal patch or skin patch is a medicated adhesive patch that is placed on the skin to deliver a specific dose of medication through the skin and into the bloodstream. Often, this promotes healing to an injured area of the body. An… …

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  • 20 transdermal delivery system — any means by which a drug is applied to the surface of the skin for transdermal absorption, such as a transdermal patch …

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