hepatology

noun
hep·​a·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌhe-pə-ˈtä-lə-jē \

Definition of hepatology

: a branch of medicine concerned with the structure, functions, diseases, and abnormalities of the liver

Other Words from hepatology

hepatologist \ ˌhe-​pə-​ˈtä-​lə-​jist \ noun, plural hepatologists

First Known Use of hepatology

1846, in the meaning defined above

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hepatology

noun
hep·​a·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌhep-ə-ˈtäl-ə-jē \
plural hepatologies

Medical Definition of hepatology

: a branch of medicine concerned with the structure, functions, diseases, and abnormalities of the liver

Other Words from hepatology

hepatologist \ -​ə-​jəst \ noun

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