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tel·e·med·i·cine

 (tĕl′ĭ-mĕd′ĭ-sĭn)
n.
The use of telecommunications technology to provide, enhance, or expedite health care services, as by accessing offsite databases, linking clinics or physicians' offices to central hospitals, or transmitting x-rays or other diagnostic images for examination at another site.

tel′e·med′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.

telemedicine

(ˈtɛlɪˌmɛdɪsɪn; -ˌmɛdsɪn)
n
(Medicine) the treatment of disease or injury by consultation with a specialist in a distant place, esp by means of a computer or satellite link
Translations

tel·e·med·i·cine

n. telemedicina, asistencia médica por medio de telecomunicación remota de imágenes visuales, datos electrónicos de pacientes, y de resultados de diagnósticos a hospitales y a profesional médicos.

telemedicine

n telemedicina
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