pathophysiology

noun path·o·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ ˌpa-thō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jē \

Definition of pathophysiology

: the physiology of abnormal states; specifically : the functional changes that accompany a particular syndrome or disease

pathophysiological

play \ˌpa-thō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or pathophysiologic play \ˌpa-thō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-jik\ adjective

First Known Use of pathophysiology

1925

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pathophysiology

noun patho·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ -ˌfiz-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of pathophysiology

plural pathophysiologies
: the physiology of abnormal states; specifically : the functional changes that accompany a particular syndrome or disease

pathophysiological

play \-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ or pathophysiologic play \-ik\ adjective

pathophysiologist

play \-ē-ˈäl-ə-jəst\ noun

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