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internal medicine

noun

: the work of a doctor who treats diseases that do not require surgery

Full Definition of INTERNAL MEDICINE

:  a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases not requiring surgery

Examples of INTERNAL MEDICINE

  1. a doctor who specializes in internal medicine

First Known Use of INTERNAL MEDICINE

circa 1904
Medical Dictionary

internal medicine

noun

Medical Definition of INTERNAL MEDICINE

:  a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of nonsurgical diseases—abbreviation IM

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