cytopathology

noun cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy \ ˌsī-tə-pə-ˈthä-lə-jē , -pa- \

Definition of cytopathology

1 :a branch of pathology that deals with manifestations of disease at the cellular level
2 :cytology 2

cytopathologist

play \ˌsī-tə-pə-ˈthä-lə-jəst, -pa-\ noun

First Known Use of cytopathology

1898


Medical Dictionary

cytopathology

noun cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy \ -pə-ˈthäl-ə-jē, -pa- \

medical Definition of cytopathology

plural cytopathologies
1 :a branch of pathology that deals with manifestations of disease at the cellular level
2 :cytology 2

cytopathologic

play \-ˌpath-ə-ˈläj-ik\ also cytopathological play \-i-kəl\ adjective

cytopathologically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

cytopathologist

play \-pə-ˈthäl-ə-jəst, -pa-\ noun

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