Definition of Medical specialty

1. Noun. The branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques.

Exact synonyms: Medicine
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



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Medical Specialty

medical record
medical record administrators
medical record linkage
medical records
medical relation
medical report
medical reports
medical school
medical schools
medical science
medical scientist
medical secretaries
medical selection
medical social worker
medical specialist
medical specialty (current term)
medical staff
medical staff privileges
medical student
medical students
medical tourism
medical transcriptionist
medical treatment
medical waste
medical waste disposal
medicalese
medicalisation
medicalisations
medicalise
medicalised

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. ..."

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