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TENS

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noun \ˈtenz\

Definition of TENS

  1. 1 [transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation] :  electrical stimulation of the skin to relieve pain by interfering with the neural transmission of signals from underlying pain receptors

  2. 2 [transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator] :  a device used for TENS



1980

First Known Use of tens

1980


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TENS

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Medical Definition of TENS

  1. transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation; transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator




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