Telemedicine vs Teledermatology - What's the difference?

telemedicine | teledermatology | Hypernyms |

Telemedicine is a hypernym of teledermatology.


As nouns the difference between telemedicine and teledermatology

is that telemedicine is the transfer of medical information via telecommunication technologies for the purpose of consulting or for remote medical procedures or examinations while teledermatology is (medicine) the use of telecommunication technology to exchange medical data concerning skin conditions and tumours.

telemedicine

English

Noun

(-) (wikipedia telemedicine)
  • The transfer of medical information via telecommunication technologies for the purpose of consulting or for remote medical procedures or examinations.
  • See also

    * e-health * telecare * telehealth ----

    teledermatology

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia teledermatology)
  • (medicine) The use of telecommunication technology to exchange medical data concerning skin conditions and tumours.
  • Hypernyms

    * telemedicine