diathermal


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di·a·ther·mic

(dī'ă-thĕr'mik),
Relating to, characterized by, or affected by diathermy.
Synonym(s): diathermal

diathermal

[dī′əthur′məl]
pertaining to the use of elevated local temperature in the treatment of a disorder. The raised temperature may be produced by high-frequency electric current, ultrasound, or microwave radiation.

di·a·ther·mic

(dī'ă-thĕr'mik)
Relating to, characterized by, or affected by diathermy.
Synonym(s): diathermal.

diathermal, diathermic

pertaining to diathermy; permeable by heat waves.
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