radiothermy


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radiothermy

(ˈreɪdɪəʊˌθɜːmɪ)
n
(Medicine) med the treatment of disease by means of heat generated by electromagnetic radiation
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radiothermy

a form of therapy using heat from a short-wave radio or diathermy apparatus.
See also: Remedies
a form of therapy using heat from a shortwave radio or diathermy apparatus.
See also: Medical Specialties
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The health secretary said that people would also be educated about the treatment of lesions through radiothermy, locally called Garam Takor, till availability of proper radiothermy.