NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
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- physical medicine specialist
- listen (FIH-zih-kul MEH-dih-sin SPEH-shuh-list)
- A doctor who specializes in physical medicine (the prevention and treatment of disease or injury with physical methods, such as exercise and machines). Also called physiatrist.