shortwave diathermy

noun

Medical Definition of shortwave diathermy

: diathermy in which wavelengths of about 11 meters are employed

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“Shortwave diathermy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/shortwave%20diathermy. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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