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fetology

 [fe-tol´o-je]
the branch of medicine dealing with the fetus in utero.
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maternal-fe·tal med·i·cine

a subspecialty of obstetrics/gynecology devoted to the study of the obstetric, medical, and surgical complications of pregnancy.
Synonym(s): fetology
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fetology

(fē-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The medical study and treatment of the fetus, especially within the uterus.

fe·tol′o·gist n.
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fe·tal med·i·cine

(fē'tăl med'i-sin)
Study of the growth, development, care, and treatment of the fetus, and of environmental factors harmful to the fetus.
Synonym(s): fetology.
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