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hepatology

 [hep″ah-tol´o-je]
the scientific study of the liver and its diseases.

hep·a·tol·o·gy

(hep'ă-tol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the liver.
[hepato- + G. logos, study]

hepatology

(hĕp′ə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the liver.

hep′a·tol′o·gist n.

hep·a·tol·o·gy

(hep'ă-tol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the liver.
[hepato- + G. logos, study]
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Kim, of the division of gastroenterology and hepatology at Stanford (Calif.) University, and colleagues analyzed mortality records from the National Vital Statistic System database.
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Dr Ahmed Saeed, gastroenterology, hepatology and endoscopy consultant and graduate of Arabian Gulf University (AGU) has been appointed as endoscopy unit head at the Veteran's Hospital in Kansas City, US.
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The Emirates Gastroentrology and Hepatology Society (EGHS), in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Community Prevention, has launched an awareness campaign targeting Hepatitis C awareness.
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