pneumotherapy


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pneumotherapy

 [noo″mo-ther´ah-pe]
treatment of disease of the lungs.
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pneumotherapy

(nū-mō-thĕr′ă-pē) [Gr. pneumon, lung, + therapeia, treatment]
The treatment of diseases of the lungs.

pneumotherapy

(nu-mo-ther'a-pe) [Gr. pneuma, air, + therapeia, treatment]
The treatment of diseases by the use of rarefied or condensed gases. Synonym: pneumatotherapy; pneumonotherapy
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