Definition of Medical specialty
1. Noun. The branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques.
Examples of category: Emergency Procedure, Infusion, Medicine, Practice Of Medicine, Uranalysis, Urinalysis, Scatology, Therapy, Irrigation, Bloodletting, Actinotherapy, Irradiation, Radiation, Radiation Therapy, Radiotherapy, Imaging, Tomography, Venipuncture, Monster, Teras, Gauze, Gauze Bandage, Medicament, Medication, Medicinal Drug, Medicine, Balm, Ointment, Salve, Unction, Unguent, Percussor, Plessor, Plexor, Truss, Achromia, Succedaneum, Regime, Regimen, Germ Theory, Indication, Contraindication, Invasion, Carrier, Immune Carrier, Clinician, Donor, Host, Rejection, License Fee, License Tax, Licensing Fee, Chelation, Festering, Maturation, Suppuration, Infection, Insufflation, Potentiation, Zymosis, Reserve, Curvature, Malignance, Malignancy, Symptom, Sign, Immunity, Resistance, Disfunction, Dysfunction, Low-level Radioactive Waste, Snake Oil, Tolerate, Autopsy, Auscultate, Visualise, Visualize, Acute, Chronic, Fulgurating, Specific, Nonspecific, Algid, Invasive, Noninvasive, Corroborant, Local, Localised, Localized, Topical, General, Epidemic, Vicarious, Palpable, Confirming, Positive, Disconfirming, Negative, Psychotic, Iatrogenic, Refractory, Stubborn, Self-limited, Clonic, Neurotropic, Catatonic, Parenteral
Generic synonyms: Medical Science
Specialized synonyms: Allergology, Anesthesiology, Angiology, Bacteriology, Biomedicine, Biomedicine, Cardiology, Dental Medicine, Dentistry, Odontology, Prosthetics, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Epidemiology, Forensic Medicine, Forensic Pathology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Gerontology, Gynaecology, Gynecology, Haematology, Hematology, Hygiene, Hygienics, Immunology, General Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Nuclear Medicine, Clinical Neurology, Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Diagnostics, Nosology, Midwifery, Ob, Obstetrics, Tocology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Otology, Materia Medica, Pharmacological Medicine, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Psychological Medicine, Psychopathology, Paediatrics, Pediatric Medicine, Pediatrics, Pedology, Chiropody, Podiatry, Proctology, Rheumatology, Otolaryngology, Otorhinolaryngology, Rhinolaryngology, Space Medicine, Sports Medicine, Therapeutics, Thoracic Medicine, Accident Surgery, Traumatology, Tropical Medicine, Urogenital Medicine, Urology, Veterinary Medicine, Virology
Derivative terms: Medical, Medical, Medicate, Medicine
Lexicographical Neighbors of Medical Specialty
Literary usage of Medical specialty
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Identifying Health Technologies That Work: Searching For Evidence by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"... Medical Association (AMA) represents approximately 297000 physicians and 82 medical specialty societies (407).28 The AMA has assumed a coordination role ..."
2. American Journal of Dental Science by American Society of Dental Surgeons (1875)
"... is worthy of the position as a medical specialty, the living concrete dentistry can only gain such honor by a complete reorganization of the profession. ..."
3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1917)
"The status of this new degree of Doctor of Science in a medical specialty has not yet been determined; hence the following analysis and discussion. ..."