chrysotherapy

noun
chryso·​ther·​a·​py | \ ˌkris-ə-ˈther-ə-pē How to pronounce chrysotherapy (audio) \
plural chrysotherapies

Medical Definition of chrysotherapy

: treatment (as of rheumatoid arthritis) by injection of gold salts

called also aurotherapy

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“Chrysotherapy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chrysotherapy. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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