intracutaneous test

  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 .

Words Nearby intracutaneous test Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023