Definición de iontophoresis en inglés:


Saltos de línea: ionto|phor¦esis
Pronunciación: /ʌɪˌɒntə(ʊ)fəˈriːsɪs


[mass noun] Medicine
  • A technique of introducing ionic medicinal compounds into the body through the skin by applying a local electric current.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Magnetic insoles have no demonstrated benefit, nor does therapeutic ultrasonography, laser therapy, iontophoresis, or electron-generating devices.
    • Other delivery vehicles for topical anesthesia currently in development, including iontophoresis and anesthetic patches, may one day give patients and physicians even more flexibility.
    • If symptoms are not relieved, physical therapy that includes ultrasonography, massage, and iontophoresis should be considered.


early 20th century: from ion, on the pattern of electrophoresis.

Más definiciones de iontophoresis 

Definición de iontophoresis en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
a slit made by cutting with a saw