noun. ['ˈdaɪəˌθɝːmi'] a method of physical therapy that involves generating local heat in body tissues by high-frequency electromagnetic currents.
- -thermy (English)
- dia- (English)
Words that Rhyme with Diathermy
Example sentences of the word diathermy
1. Noun, singular or mass
Examples of deep heat therapies include shortwave and microwave diathermy and ultrasound.