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Electric Stimulation Therapy

Application of electric current in treatment without the generation of perceptible heat. It includes electric stimulation of nerves or muscles, passage of current into the body, or use of interrupted current of low intensity to raise the threshold of the skin to pain.

Year introduced: 1990

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Tree Number(s): E02.331, E02.779.468, E02.831.535.468

MeSH Unique ID: D004599

Entry Terms:

  • Therapeutic Electrical Stimulation
  • Electrical Stimulation, Therapeutic
  • Stimulation, Therapeutic Electrical
  • Therapeutic Electric Stimulation
  • Electric Stimulation, Therapeutic
  • Stimulation, Therapeutic Electric
  • Electrical Stimulation Therapy
  • Stimulation Therapy, Electrical
  • Therapy, Electrical Stimulation
  • Therapy, Electric Stimulation
  • Stimulation Therapy, Electric
  • Electrotherapy
  • Interferential Current Electrotherapy
  • Electrotherapy, Interferential Current

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