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Branches of medical science


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Aetiology Study of causes of diseases
Cardiology Dealing with disorders of the heart
Chiropody Treatment of the feet and their ailments
Cytology Deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells
Dentistry Study and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity
Dietetics Study of food affects on health
Embryology Scientific study of embryos
ENT Ear, nose, and throat
Epidemiology Study of infectious diseases and their causes
Genetics Study of genes and heredity
Geriatrics Study, treatment, and care of old people and their diseases
Gerontology Study of the aging processes and individuals
Gynaecology Study and treatment of women reproductive systems
Haematology Scientific study of blood
Immunology Deals with the response of an organism to antigenic challenge
Neurology Study of nervous system and the diseases that affect it
Obstetrics Deals with the care of women during and after pregnancy
Oncology Study and treatment of cancer
Orthopaedics Deals with injuries and diseases of body's musculoskeletal system
Paediatrics Medical science that deals with children and the treatment of their illnesses
Pathology Study and diagnosis of disease
Pharmacology Scientific study of medicines and drugs used for treating medical conditions
Radiology Medical treatment in which radiation is used for treating an illness
Rheumatology Diagnosis and therapy that deals with rheumatism
Urology Study of diseases of the urinary system
Virology Treatment and study of illnesses caused by viruses
Ophthalmology Deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye
Otolaryngology Diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the head and neck





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