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histopathology

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noun his·to·pa·thol·o·gy \ˌhis-tō-pə-ˈthä-lə-jē, -pa-\

Definition of histopathology

  1. 1 :  a branch of pathology concerned with the tissue changes characteristic of disease

  2. 2 :  the tissue changes that affect a part or accompany a disease

his·to·path·o·log·ic play \-ˌpa-thə-ˈlä-jik\ or his·to·path·o·log·i·cal play \-ji-kəl\ adjective
his·to·path·o·log·i·cal·ly play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
his·to·pa·thol·o·gist play \-pə-ˈthä-lə-jist, -pa-\ noun


Origin of histopathology

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1896


Medical Dictionary

histopathology

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noun his·to·pa·thol·o·gy \ˌhis-tō-pə-ˈthäl-ə-jē, -pa-\

Medical Definition of histopathology

plural his·to·pa·thol·o·gies

  1. 1:  a branch of pathology concerned with the tissue changes characteristic of disease

  2. 2:  the tissue changes that affect a part or accompany a disease

  3. his·to·path·o·log·ic \-ˌpath-ə-ˈläj-ik\play or his·to·path·o·log·i·cal \-i-kəl\play adjective
    his·to·path·o·log·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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