andrology
Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1899 a branch of medicine concerned with male diseases and especially with those affecting the male reproductive system

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  • Andrology — (from Greek gr. ἀνήρ, anēr , genitive gr. ἀνδρός, andros , man ; and gr. λογία, logia ) is the medical specialty that deals with male health, particularly relating to the problems of the male reproductive system and urological problems that are… …   Wikipedia

  • andrology — /an drol euh jee/, n. the study of the functions and diseases peculiar to males, esp. of the reproductive organs. [1970 75; ANDRO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • andrology — noun A branch of medicine concerned with male diseases and especially with those affecting the male reproductive system …   Wiktionary

  • andrology — The branch of medicine concerned with diseases peculiar to the male sex, particularly infertility and sexual dysfunction. [andro + G. logos, treatise] * * * an·drol·o·gy jē n, pl gies a branch of medicine concerned with male diseases an …   Medical dictionary

  • andrology — n. scientific study of the male constitution; branch of medicine that studies and deals with diseases that are unique to the male sex such as infertility and sexual malfunction …   English contemporary dictionary

  • andrology — n. 1) the study of male infertility and erectile dysfunction. Seminal analysis reveals the presence of gross abnormalities in the shape and motility of spermatozoa, as well as their concentration in the semen, but further procedures are required… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • andrology — /ænˈdrɒlədʒi/ (say an droluhjee) noun that branch of medical science which deals with the anatomy, physiology, and diseases of men, especially those affecting the reproductive organs. Compare gynaecology. {Greek combining form andr male + o +… …   Australian English dictionary

  • andrology — /an drol euh jee/, n. the study of the functions and diseases peculiar to males, esp. of the reproductive organs. [1970 75; ANDRO + LOGY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Андрология (Andrology) — 1. Раздел медицины, занимающийся импотенцией и бесплодием у мужчин. Анализ спермы позволяет выявить наличие большого количества аномалий формы и подвижности сперматозоидов, а также установить их концентрацию в семени, однако для определения… …   Медицинские термины

  • ARIS — Andrology Research Information System; Anturan Reinfarction Italian Study; auto regulated inspiratory support …   Medical dictionary

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