a field of medicine involving the study, diagnosis, and treatment of the fetus.

1960–65; fet(us) + -o- + -logy

fetologist, noun
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fetology fe·tol·o·gy (fē-tŏl'ə-jē)
The branch of medicine concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of the fetus, especially within the uterus.

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