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TENS

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TENS

noun \ˈtenz\

Definition of TENS

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

First Known Use of TENS

1980

TENS

abbreviation    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TENS

transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation; transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator

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