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Gynaecology

Gynaecology or gynecology literally means 'the science of women', but in medicine this is the specialty of diseases of the female reproductive system (uterus, vagina and ovaries).

Almost all modern gynaecologists are also obstetricians.

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "Gynaecology", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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