the branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of diseases occurring in the tropics.
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- tropical diarrhea,
- tropical disturbance,
- tropical eosinophilia,
- tropical fish,
- tropical lichen,
- tropical sore,
- tropical splenomegaly syndrome,
- tropical sprue,
- tropical storm,
- tropical typhus
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The branch of medicine that deals with diseases occurring in tropical countries.
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