It explains why dermatology has become hugely popular as a specialty.
The concert promoter said Jackson was “distracted, not focused,” after his dermatology appointments.
1819, from dermato- + -logy. Related: Dermatological.
dermatology der·ma·tol·o·gy (dûr'mə-tŏl'ə-jē)n. The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases.
The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the skin.