Human Biology List of Ologies related to Biology & Medical Field

Discussion in 'Human Biology' started by mscbkc070904, Feb 27, 2005.

  1. mscbkc070904

    mscbkc070904 Premium Member

    aetiology -- causes, especially of diseases
    angiology -- blood and lymph vessels
    bacteriology -- bacteria
    biology -- life (living organisms)
    cardiology -- heart function and disease
    cytology - 22cells
    dermatology -- skin and related diseases
    embryology -- embryos
    endocrinology -- glands
    epidemiology -- incidence and risk of disease
    gastroenterology -- the stomach
    gastrology -- gasses
    gerontology -- ageing
    haematology -- blood
    helminthology -- worms, especially parasitic
    histology - tissue
    immunology -- immunization
    microbiology -- microscopic life
    morphology -- structure of organisms
    mycology -- fungi
    neurology -- brain
    odontology -- teeth
    oncology --tumors
    ophthalmology -- eyes
    osteology -- bones
    otology -- ears
    parasitology -- parasites
    pathology -- disease
    pharmacology -- drugs
    pharyngology -- pharynx(part of throat)
    phenology -- periodic biological phenomena
    psychology -- mind and behavior
    radiology -- high energy radiation
    rhinology -- noses
    sociology -- society
    somatology -- human characteristics
    stomatology -- mouth disorders
    toxicology -- poisons
    trichology -- hair
    virology -- viruses

    Of course not all medical ones are in here...there are huge list of those too, but these are the primary ones and alot of others are subdivisions of the primary.