cryotherapy

noun cryo·ther·a·py \ ˌkrī-ō-ˈther-ə-pē \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of cryotherapy

:the therapeutic use of cold; especially :cryosurgery

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First Known Use of cryotherapy

1926


Medical Dictionary

cryotherapy

noun cryo·ther·a·py \ -ˈther-ə-pē \

medical Definition of cryotherapy

plural cryotherapies
:the therapeutic use of cold; especially :cryosurgery

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