Definition of transcutaneous in English:


Syllabification: trans·cu·ta·ne·ous
Pronunciation: /ˌtranskyo͞oˈtānēəs, ˌtranz-


  • Existing, applied, or measured across the depth of the skin.
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    • There are two types of electrotherapy - transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and neuromuscular electrical stimulation.
    • This mechanism is involved when clinicians use transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation to relieve pain.
    • Other pain control methods that may be helpful include transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.

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