cytopathology


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cytopathology

(ˌsaɪtəʊpəˈθɒlədʒɪ)
n
a branch of pathology that examines individual cells in order to diagnose disease

cytopathology

Medicine. the branch of pathology that studies the effects of disease on the cellular level. — cytopathologist, n.cytopathologic, cytopathological, adj.
See also: Disease and Illness
Translations
citopatologija
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