percutaneous


per·cu·ta·ne·ous

adjective \ˌpər-kyü-ˈtā-nē-əs\

Definition of PERCUTANEOUS

:  effected, occurring, or performed through the skin
per·cu·ta·ne·ous·ly adverb

First Known Use of PERCUTANEOUS

1887

per·cu·ta·ne·ous

adjective \ˌpər-ky-ˈtā-nē-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PERCUTANEOUS

: effected or performed through the skin <percutaneous removal of renal calculi—G. M. Preminger et al>
per·cu·ta·ne·ous·ly adverb

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