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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The second, founded in 1924, was the American Board of Otolaryngology, followed by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1930 and the American Board of Dermatology and Syphilology in 1932.