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internal medicine

n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases in adults.

internal medicine

n
(Medicine) the branch of medical science concerned with the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of disorders of the internal structures of the body

inter′nal med′icine


n.
the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases, esp. of internal organ systems.
[1900–05]

internal medicine

The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the internal organs of the body, especially in adults.
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Noun1.internal medicine - the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and (nonsurgical) treatment of diseases of the internal organs (especially in adults)internal medicine - the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and (nonsurgical) treatment of diseases of the internal organs (especially in adults)
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