teleroentgentherapy


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teleroentgentherapy

 [tel″e-rent″gen-ther´ah-pe]
treatment with ionizing radiations from an x-ray source located at a distance from the body.

tel·e·ther·a·py

(tel'ĕ-thār'ă-pē),
Radiation therapy administered with the source at a distance from the body. Compare: interstitial therapy.
Synonym(s): teleroentgentherapy
[G. tēle, distant, + therapeia, treatment]
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