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n. pl. his·tol·o·gies
1. The anatomical study of the microscopic structure of animal and plant tissues.
2. The microscopic structure of tissue.

his′to·log′i·cal (hĭs′tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), his′to·log′ic adj.
his′to·log′i·cal·ly adv.
his·tol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.histologic - of or relating to histology
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While an ultrasound might help in narrowing the possible etiologies of AUB, histologic diagnosis remains the gold standard for the diagnosis of mainly endometrial pathologies.
The primary objective for Part B is to evaluate efficacy, as assessed by the proportion of ARO-AAT treated patients relative to placebo achieving a 2-point improvement in a histologic grading scale of AATD-associated liver disease, and no worsening of liver fibrosis on end of study biopsy.
BCCs of non-aggressive histologic subtypes are associated with less MMS stages when compared to their aggressive counterpart (10).
Developers often design their algorithms to operate at the lowest resolution at which the histologic features of interest can be resolved in order to minimize processing time.
In addition, a dose-dependent increase in rates of histologic remission and target engagement based on blood biomarker of receptor occupancy was also observed in the study.
In the winters of 2012-2014, we performed gross and histologic examinations of 43 hunter-harvested sandhill cranes in Texas (MCP) and New Mexico (RMP) to assess the impact of disease on populations.
Their focus was to investigate and compare transplant function with pre-transplant histologic findings to renal function post-transplant to try to determine if the two were linked.
The objective of this study is to evaluate the application of high-risk HPV testing in urine samples compared to that of cervical sample testing and to evaluate its performance in the prediction for histologic high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion or worse (HSIL+) in women in Northern Thailand.
To obtain histologically negative resection margin, accurate determination of histologic tumor extent is necessary.