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gy·ne·col·o·gy

 (gī′nĭ-kŏl′ə-jē, jĭn′ĭ-)
n.
The branch of medicine dealing with health care for women, especially the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive system.

gy′ne·co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), gy′ne·co·log′ic adj.
gy′ne·col′o·gist n.

gy•ne•col•o•gist

(ˌgaɪ nɪˈkɒl ə dʒɪst, ˌdʒɪn ɪ-)

n.
a physician specializing in gynecology. Abbr.: GYN, gyn
[1870–75]

gynecologist

a physician who specializes in the care, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the female reproductive system.
See also: Medical Specialties

gynecologist

Specialist in conditions and diseases of the female body, particularly the reproductive system.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gynecologist - a specialist in gynecologygynecologist - a specialist in gynecology    
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
Translations
gynekolog
gynækolog
gynekologi
ginekolog
nőgyógyásznőorvos
婦人科医
부인과 의사
gynekolog
สูตินรีแพทย์
bác sĩ phụ khoa

gynecologist

طَبيب أَمْراض النِساء gynekolog gynækolog Gynäkologe γυναικολόγος ginecólogo gynekologi gynécologue ginekolog ginecologo 婦人科医 부인과 의사 gynaecoloog gynekolog ginekolog ginecologista гинеколог gynekolog สูตินรีแพทย์ jinekolog bác sĩ phụ khoa 妇科学家

gy·ne·col·o·gist

n. ginecólogo-a, especialista en ginecología.

gynecologist

n ginecólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf cirujano especializado en el aparato reproductor femenino y sus enfermedades
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HAFIZABAD -- Local Housewives Associations called upon the provincial health minister to immediately appoint lady medical officers and gynecologists in DHQ Hospital Hafizabad and other hospitals in the district.
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Optimally, I advocate a combined effort among the pediatrician, the pediatric endocrinologist, and the gynecologist with a special interest in children.
The Iranian man, however, denied taking the woman to the gynecologist and claimed a third person did that.
Two unnamed gynecologists at two hospitals have offered to perform publicly funded abortions, after the New Brunswick's last publicly funded abortion clinic closes on July 1st.
In the Finnish research, gynecologist Ritva Hurskainen of Helsinki University Hospital and her team randomly assigned 115 women to get a hysterectomy and 117 others to receive an intrauterine device that discharged the hormone-based drug levonorgestrel directly to the uterus.