radiothermy


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ra·di·o·ther·my

(rā'dē-ō-ther'mē),
Diathermy effected by heat from radiant sources.
[radio- + G. thermē, heat]
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ra·di·o·ther·my

(rā'dē-ō-thĕr'mē)
Diathermy effected by heat from radiant sources.
[radio- + G. thermē, heat]
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radiothermy

(rā″dē-ō-thĕr′mē) [″ + Gr. therme, heat]
1. The use of radiant heat or heat from radioactive substances for therapeutic purposes.
2. Short-wave diathermy.
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