physiotherapy(redirected from decongestive physiotherapy)
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physiotherapy:see physical therapyphysical therapy
treatment of disorders of the muscles, bones, or joints by means of physical agents—heat, light, water, manual and electronic massage, and exercise. Stroke, arthritis, fractures, and nerve damage are common conditions treated.
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the therapeutic use of physical agents or means, such as massage, exercises, etc.
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