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thermotherapy

[thur-moh-ther-uh-pee] /ˌθɜr moʊˈθɛr ə pi/
noun
1.
treatment of disease by means of moist or dry heat.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; thermo- + therapy
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  • thermotherapy may be given using a laser beam aimed through the dilated pupil or onto the outside of the eyeball.
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thermotherapy

/ˌθɜːməʊˈθɛrəpɪ/
noun
1.
(med) treatment of a bodily structure or part by the application of heat
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thermotherapy in Medicine

thermotherapy ther·mo·ther·a·py (thûr'mō-thěr'ə-pē)
n.
Medical therapy involving the application of heat.

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