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venereology

 [vĕ-nēr″re-ol´ah-je]
the study and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

(ve-nē'rē-ol'ŏ-jē),
The study of venereal disease.
[venereal (disease) + G. logos, study]
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venereology

(və-nîr′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of sexually transmitted diseases.

ve·ne′re·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
ve·ne′re·ol′o·gist n.
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ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

(ve-nē'rē-ol'ŏ-jē)
The study of venereal disease.
[venereal (disease) + G. logos, study]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

venereology

The medical speciality concerned with the sexually transmitted diseases. Now usually known, for purposes of euphemism, as genitourinary medicine.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Five years later we had to stop using quinolones because more than 10% of gonorrhea was resistant," the venereologist said.
To this end, he aims to mobilise consumer organisations and the European Association of Dermatologists and Venereologists (EADV), with which he plans to publish "guidelines" on artificial tanning in all the EU's official languages.
Venereologists taught that people of a hotter constitution received infection more readily and transmitted the disease more effectively because heat "agitated" the venereal poison'; such heat in women was especially dangerous.
Indian Association of Dermatologists Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL), world's second largest Association of Dermatologists and India's largest official body of Dermatologists, observed 'World Skin Health Day' on April 6 here to highlight skin hygiene (Swatch aur Swasth Twatcha), prevention of misuse/abuse of topical steroid creams, epidemic of fungal infections, and prevention of quackery related to the matter.
The Exhibition is supported by the College of Surgeons of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka College of Pediatricians, The College of General Practitioners of Sri Lanka , Sri Lanka College of Venereologists, Sri Lanka College of Ophthalmologists, Ceylon College of Physicians, The Association of Sri Lanka Neurologists, The National Stroke Association and The Sri Lanka Dental Association.