pyretotherapy

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pyretotherapy

(paɪˌrɛtəʊˈθɛrəpɪ)
n
(Medicine) med treatment by inducing a high body temperature
Translations

pyretotherapy

n (Med) → Fiebertherapie f
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The best way to induce an artificial fever is through a hot bath.
Exposure to the high heat creates an artificial fever state.
We use a combination of Laetrile and hyperthermia (induced artificial fever treatment) to bring about healing reactions and relieve bone pain.
Just as a fever with the flu may boost immune response, so might hyperthermia, a kind of artificial fever.