gynecology gynecology  /ˌɡaɪ nə ˈkɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and hygiene of women

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • Osler, in turn, asked a brilliant young surgeon, Howard Atwood Kelly, to be professor of gynecology.

News

  1. Dr. Damian Bass of Glendale, AZ is a Five-Time Patients' Choice Honoree

    GLENDALE, Ariz., June 14, 2013 /PR Newswire-USNewswire/ -- Only a small percentage of the nation's physicians are ever honored with a Patients' Choice Award. But Glendale Obstetrics & Gynecology Dr. Damian Bass belongs to an even more selective group of doctors who are being honored this year as five-time Patients' Choice honorees, marking the award's fifth anniversary.(Photo: http://photos ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  2. Cedars-Sinai Medical Experts Available to Comment on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Human Gene Patent

    • Beth Y. Karlan, MD, director of the Women’s Cancer Program at the Cedars-Sinai Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Chair in Gynecologic Oncology and the director of the Cedars-Sinai Gilda Radner Hereditary Cancer Program.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Newswise

  3. Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Obstetrics/Gynecology Volume 60, Issue 07: Updates on Obesity and ...

    Frank J. Domino, MD, Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, presented on Obesity, and Clifford C. Hayslip Jr, MD, Associate Professor, Division Chief of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, and Director of Residency Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  • "Like confession," Rostropovich said, "my mother tell me one day, 'Excuse me, my son, but I'm sorry.' She asked very famous gynecology professor not for operation, but something liquid to get rid of me from inside. But I stay in there!"
    on May 4, 2007 By: Mstislav Rostropovich Source: Wall Street Journal

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