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 (hĭs′tō-pə-thŏl′ə-jē, -pă-)
The study of the microscopic anatomical changes in diseased tissue.

his′to·path′o·log′ic (-păth′ə-lŏj′ĭk), his′to·path′o·log′i·cal adj.
his′to·path′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
his′to·pa·thol′o·gist n.
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(Pathology) the study of the microscopic structure of diseased tissues
histopathologic, histopathological adj
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(ˌhɪs toʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi)

the branch of pathology dealing with the structure of abnormal or diseased tissue.
his`to•path`o•log′ic (-təˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪk) his`to•path`o•log′i•cal, adj.
his`to•pa•thol′o•gist, n.
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Summary: The report on histopathology testing equipment market includes assessment on key players involved in the manufacturing of histopathology testing equipment.
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The company is now positioned to provide its customers with fully integrated histopathology services including tissue analysis, efficacy determination for new compounds and devices, toxicological evaluation of products subject to FDA approval, detailed pathology reporting for GLP studies, medical device pathology, and immunohistochemistry.
[USPRwire, Fri Mar 01 2019] The report titled "Histopathology Testing Equipment Market Forecast, Trend Analysis and Competition Tracking -- Global Market Insights 2018-2028" is a comprehensive compilation that reveals a cohort of insights on the demand and sales of histopathology testing equipment in various end use applications across regions.
(2) This recommendation was based on high-quality studies correlating HRCT findings with histopathology. Those studies showed that a "confident" HRCT read, demonstrating a "definite" UIP pattern, were 95% to 100% specific in predicting a UIP pattern on histopathology.