overtreatment

noun
over·​treat·​ment | \ˌō-vər-ˈtrēt-mənt \

Definition of overtreatment 

: treatment that is excessive or too frequent especially : too much medical treatment patients subjected to overtreatment due to new screening guidelines

First Known Use of overtreatment

circa 1904, in the meaning defined above

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