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an·dri·at·rics

, andriatry (an'dri-at'riks, -drī'ă-trē),
Medical science relating to diseases of male genital organs and of men in general.
Synonym(s): andrology
[G. anēr, a man, + iatreia, medical treatment]

andrology

[androl′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, andros, man, logos, science
the study of the health of males.

andrology

A medical (i.e., non-surgical) specialty dedicated to the treatment of male infertility and sexual dysfunction.

andrology

A medical specialty dedicated to treating male infertility and sexual dysfunction

an·drol·o·gy

(an-drol'ŏ-jē)
Branch of medicine concerned with male diseases especially with those affecting the reproductive system.
[andro- + G. logos, treatise]
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