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podiatry

División en sílabas: po·di·a·try
Pronunciación: /pəˈdīətrē
 
/

Definición de podiatry en inglés:

sustantivo

The treatment of the feet and their ailments.
Example sentences
  • Wound management differs significantly from many other aspects of patient care that tend to be more specific to nursing, medicine, podiatry, or physical therapy.
  • It has been marketed for applications in dentistry, gynecology and podiatry, as well as other medical applications.
  • It became the unit of choice with its core audience of dermatologists, surgeons, and veterinarians, while its use expanded into ENT, urology, podiatry, plastic surgery, and international markets.

Origen

early 20th century: from Greek pous, pod- 'foot' + iatros 'physician'.

Derivados

podiatrist

1
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Patients who do not respond to simple interventions, or those who have orthopedic or systemic diseases complicating their foot care may require a referral to a podiatrist, foot clinic or orthopedist.
  • Document any other dermatologic complaint and obtain a consultation with a podiatrist or dermatologist for overall care, if necessary.
  • Further, direct supervision is provided by an RN, operating physician, licensed podiatrist, or licensed dentist.

Words that rhyme with podiatry

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