conventional treatment

(kun-VEN-shuh-nul TREET-ment)

Treatment that is widely accepted and used by most healthcare professionals. It is different from alternative or complementary therapies, which are not as widely used. Examples of conventional treatment for cancer include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery. Also called conventional therapy.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "conventional treatment"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "tratamiento convencional"

Tratamiento que los profesionales de la salud aceptan y usan ampliamente. Se distingue de los tratamientos alternativos o complementarios, en que estos no se usan tan ampliamente. Entre los ejemplos de tratamiento convencional están la quimioterapia, la radioterapia y la cirugía. También se llama terapia convencional.

Cancer Treatment