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intracutaneous test

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noun Immunology.
  1. a test for immunity or allergy to a particular antigen by observing the local reaction following injection of a small amount of the antigen into the skin.

Origin of intracutaneous test

First recorded in 1955–60
Also called intradermal test.
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intradermal test in Medicine

intradermal test

n.
  1. A test for hypersensitivity or allergy in which a small amount of the suspected allergen is injected into the skin.
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