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ophthalmology

Translation of ophthalmology in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • He entered St Mary's Hospital Medical School in 1933 and while there won prize exams in surgery, ophthalmology, and obstetrics and gynaecology.
    • Carmeda is conducting research in key sectors such as ophthalmology, orthopedics, and neurology.
    • Most of the work will be in orthopaedics and ophthalmology - specialties with the longest waiting lists.

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