Definition of transcutaneous in English:

transcutaneous

Pronunciation: /ˌtran(t)skyo͞oˈtānēəs//ˌtranzkyo͞oˈtānēəs/

adjective

  • Existing, applied, or measured across the depth of the skin.

    • ‘Three types of nerve stimulators are available - spinal cord, peripheral nerve, and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.’
    • ‘There are two types of electrotherapy - transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and neuromuscular electrical stimulation.’
    • ‘Other pain control methods that may be helpful include transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.’
    • ‘A variety of treatments has not been shown to be useful, including facet joint injections, oral steroids, transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, biofeedback and traction.’
    • ‘This mechanism is involved when clinicians use transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation to relieve pain.’

Pronunciation:

transcutaneous

/ˌtran(t)skyo͞oˈtānēəs//ˌtranzkyo͞oˈtānēəs/