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  • Pediatrics

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  • Paediatrics is the specialty of medical science concerned with the physical, mental, and social health of children from birth to young adulthood. Paediatric care encompasses a broad spectrum of health services ranging from preventive health care to the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. It is a discipline that deals with biological, social, and environmental influences on the developing child and with the impact of disease and dysfunction on its development.


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