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electrotherapy

 [e-lek″tro-ther´ah-pe]
treatment of disease by means of electricity; see also diathermy.
cerebral electrotherapy electrosleep.

e·lec·tro·ther·a·peu·tics

, electrotherapy (ē-lek'trō-thār'ă-pyū'tiks, -thār'ă-pē),
Use of electricity in the treatment of disease.

electrotherapy

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-thĕr′ə-pē)
n. pl. electrothera·pies
Medical therapy using electric currents. Also called electrotherapeutics.

electrotherapy

Alternative medicine
A general term for any use of electric current as a therapy, usually understood to mean that which is not FDA approved or deemed effective by mainstream medical practitioners.

e·lec·tro·ther·a·peu·tics

, electrotherapy (ĕ-lek'trō-thār'ă-pyū'tiks, -ă-pē)
Use of electricity in the treatment of disease.

e·lec·tro·ther·a·peu·tics

, electrotherapy (ĕ-lek'trō-thār'ă-pyū'tiks, -ă-pē)
Use of electricity in treatment of disease.
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