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venereology

 [vĕ-nēr″re-ol´ah-je]
the study and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.

ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

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

venereology

/ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy/ (-ol´ah-je) the study and treatment of venereal diseases.

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.

venereology

[-ol′əjē]
the study of the causes and treatments of venereal diseases. venereologic, venereological, adj., venereologist, n.

ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

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

venereology

The medical speciality concerned with the sexually transmitted diseases. Now usually known, for purposes of euphemism, as genitourinary medicine.
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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.
Abir Saraswat, National Convener, Special Interest Group - Psoriasis, Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL), said, "Psoriasis is an immunologically mediated condition largely seen in genetically pre-disposed individuals.