tertiary care

noun Medicine/Medical.

the aspect of in-patient care dealing with illnesses or conditions requiring specialized techniques, as coronary artery bypass surgery, renal hemodialysis, and treatment of severe burns.

Nearby words

  1. tertian malaria,
  2. tertianship,
  3. tertiary,
  4. tertiary alcohol,
  5. tertiary bursary,
  6. tertiary college,
  7. tertiary color,
  8. tertiary colour,
  9. tertiary consumer,
  10. tertiary dentin

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