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kinesitherapy

 [kĭ-ne″sĭ-ther´ah-pe]
treatment of disease by movements or exercise.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ki·ne·si·ther·a·py

(ki-nē'si-thār'ă-pē),
Physical therapy involving motion and range of motion exercises. See: movement.
Synonym(s): kinesiatrics
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ki·ne·si·ther·a·py

(ki-nē'si-thār'ă-pē)
Physical therapy involving motion and range of motion exercises.
See: movement
Synonym(s): kinesiatrics.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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