|the act or an instance of applying (medical) treatment to oneself|
|1.||the application of medicines, surgery, psychotherapy, etc, to a patient or to a disease or symptom|
|2.||the manner of handling or dealing with a person or thing, as in a literary or artistic work|
|3.||the act, practice, or manner of treating|
|4.||films an expansion of a script into sequence form, indicating camera angles, dialogue, etc|
|5.||slang the treatment the usual manner of dealing with a particular type of person (esp in the phrase give someone the (full) treatment)|
Treatment of oneself without professional supervision so as to alleviate an illness or a condition.
treatment treat·ment (trēt'mənt)
Administration or application of remedies to a patient or for a disease or an injury; medicinal or surgical management; therapy.