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|Noun||1.||medical science - the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of disease|
bioscience, life science - any of the branches of natural science dealing with the structure and behavior of living organisms
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
radiology - the branch of medical science dealing with the medical use of X-rays or other penetrating radiation
serology - the branch of medical science that deals with serums; especially with blood serums and disease
surgery - the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
orthopaedics, orthopedics - the branch of medical science concerned with disorders or deformities of the spine and joints
neurology - the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system