Pediatrics deals with the medical problems of children.
The study and treatment of children's medical problems is an example of pediatrics.
Origin of pediatrics; from ped(o)- + -iatrics
noun(used with a sing. verb)
From Ancient Greek Ï€Î±Î¹Î´ÏŒÏ‚ (paidos), genitive of Ï€Î±Î¹Ï‚ (pais, “child") +"Ž -iatrics.