venereology


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ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

 (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

(vɪˌnɪərɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the study and treatment of venereal disease
veˌnereˈologist n

venereology

the study of the diseases that are communicated by sexual intercourse. — venereologist, n. — venereological, adj.
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FROM JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY
Dr Martin Steinhoff, professor and chairman, department of dermatology and venereology at Hamad Medical Corporation, discussed the biological pathways involved in atopic dermatitis, characterised by red, swollen and cracked skin that can become intensely itchy.
Dr Martin Steinhoff, professor and chairman of the Department of Dermatology and Venereology at Hamad Medical Corporation, discussed the biological pathways involved in atopic dermatitis, one of the most common inflammatory skin diseases, which is characterised by red, swollen and cracked skin that can become intensely itchy.
Major organization : "NIZHNEKAMSKIY DOZHENI-VENEROLOGICAL DISPENSER" - BRANCH OF STATE AUTONOMOUS HEALTH INSTITUTION "REPUBLICAN CLINICAL LEATHER AND VENEREOLOGY DISPENSER"
Dr Fikri held a diploma from Tropical Medicine and Hygiene from Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in the United Kingdom (1984) and a Master's Degree in Dermatology and Venereology from the Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Egypt (1989).
The results of this study are being presented at the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Geneva, Switzerland.
It was a descriptive study done in the Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram for a period of 1-1/2 years (from November 2012 to May 2014).
Psoriasis is a common skin disease, and 30% of cases have their onset in childhood or adolescence, Tanja Todberg, MD, observed at the annual congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.
Guy Shalom, MD, is with the department of dermatology and venereology, Soroka Medical Center, Beer-Sheva, Israel, and reported no relevant financial conflicts.
Guy Shalom, MD, is a member of the department of dermatology and venereology, Soroka Medical Center in Beer-Sheva, Israel, and reported no relevant financial conflicts.
In conjunction, the companies will host an Investor Relations Thematic Conference Call for the financial community focusing on Dupilumab following the late breaking data presentation from two trials evaluating dupilumab for inadequately controlled moderate-to-severe AD (SOLO 1 and SOLO 2) at the 25th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Vienna, Austria on 1 October 2016.