megavoltage therapy


megavoltage therapy
мегавольтная терапия

cancer therapy — терапия рака

beam therapy — лучевая терапия

X-ray therapy — лучевая терапия

shock therapy — шоковая терапия

grid therapy — растровая терапия


English-Russian big medical dictionary. 2005.

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