galvanism

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galvanism

[′gal·və‚niz·əm]
(biology)
The use of a galvanic current for medical or biological purposes.
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16 Mohr et al investigated comparison of isometric exercise and high volt galvanic stimulation on quadriceps femo-ris muscle strength.
Usually, 70 to 80 percent of the patients respond well to the treatment which include steroids, anti- viral, galvanic stimulation and physiotherapy," says Dr Srivastava.