syphilology


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syph·i·lol·o·gy

(sif'i-lol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with the origin, prevention, and treatment of syphilis.
[syphilo- + G. logos, study]

syphilology

(sĭf″ĭl-ŏl′ō-jē)
The study of syphilis and its treatment.
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He taught clinical dermatology and syphilology at BUCM from 1935 until 1943 and subsequently at UT Southwestern.
Bedford Shelmire and in the dermatology and syphilology clinic at Parkland Hospital.