microwave diathermy


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microwave diathermy

A form of diathermy that delivers shorter waves of higher frequency electromagnetic waves than can be delivered by shortwave diathermy.

microwave diathermy

Sports medicine A form of diathermy that delivers shorter waves of higher frequency electromagnetic waves than deliverable by shortwave diathermy. See Diathermy. Cf Shortwave diathermy.

microwave diathermy

A method of effecting deep heating of tissues, such as muscles, to promote healing.
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Microwave diathermy (MWD) group received microwave diathermy treatment 1 day prior to Max-ECC.

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