Definition of Dermatology

1. Noun. The branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases.




Definition of Dermatology

1. n. The science which treats of the skin, its structure, functions, and diseases.

Definition of Dermatology

1. Noun. (medicine) The study of the skin and its diseases ¹

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Definition of Dermatology

1. [n -GIES]

Medical Definition of Dermatology

1. The field of medicine that specialises in the treatment of skin disorders. (27 Sep 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dermatology

dermatoglyphic
dermatoglyphics
dermatograph
dermatographism
dermatography
dermatoheteroplasty
dermatohomoplasty
dermatoid
dermatologic
dermatologic agents
dermatological
dermatologically
dermatologies
dermatologist
dermatologists
dermatology (current term)
dermatolysis
dermatoma
dermatomal
dermatomal distribution
dermatome
dermatomere
dermatomes
dermatomic area
dermatomycoses
dermatomycosis
dermatomycosis pedis
dermatomyoma
dermatomyositides

Literary usage of Dermatology

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Register by University of California, Berkeley, California, University (1922)
"First half-year, once a week. (16 hours—% unit) For electives in this department see page 98. dermatology AND SYPHILOLOGY HOWARD MORROW, MD, ..."

2. Wisconsin Medical Journal by State Medical Society of Wisconsin (1905)
"The X-ray is probably the most important therapeutic agent In the history of dermatology; none has attracted more widespread interest and its employment has ..."

3. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1897)
"That remarkable man breathed a new life into the dry bones of dermatology, and set it on a path of progress which has already led to great results. ..."

4. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1901)
"dermatology AND SYPHILIS. BY WILLIAM S. GOTTHEIL, MD dermatology. Acne. ... British Journal of dermatology, January, 1901. 1 Archiv f. ..."

5. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1886)
"A Mamuil of dermatology. By AR ROBINSON, MB, LRCP & S. K, Professor of dermatology at the New York Polyclinic. ..."

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