Glossary of medicine

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This glossary of medical terms is a list of definitions about medicine, its sub-disciplines, and related fields.


Most of the terms listed in Wikipedia glossaries are already defined and explained within Wikipedia itself. However, glossaries like this one are useful for looking up, comparing and reviewing large numbers of terms together. You can help enhance this page by adding new terms or writing definitions for existing ones.





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