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n. Informal
1. The combined practice of obstetrics and gynecology.
2. A specialist in this field; an obstetrician-gynecologist.


Usage notes: (informal)
abbreviation for obstetrics and gynecology.


obstetrics and gynecology.
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Presenting the equipment in Accra, Mr Robert Kuzoe, Executive Secretary, MTN Foundation, said the bond between KBTH and MTN Foundation started in 2009 when Foundation renovated 11 delivery rooms, a theatre, recovery ward, doctor's rest room and a changing room for the Labour Ward of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department of the Hospital.
Samuel Amenyi Obed, Head, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department, KBTH, expressed pleasure to MTN Foundation for the gesture, including that the devices was essential for efficient health care service delivery.
After moving to Liverpool to work in casualty and play for 'a particular rugby club, he then went to Newcastle to start training in obstetrics and gynaecology, which he was completing at the Royal Free Hospital in London when he came to Johannesburg on a one-year exchange in 1998.
Before joining St George's, Professor Arulkumaran worked at high-profile institutions including the National University of Singapore, the Asia and Oceania Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
They will be joined by Deepali Trivedi, a registrar in anaesthetic, Hala Abdullah, a registrar in obstetrics and gynaecology and Madhavi Gudipati and Esther Daamen, senior house officers in obstetrics and gynaecology.
Professor and HOD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AIIMS), ASRAM Medical College, Eluru.