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pa·thol·o·gy

 (pă-thŏl′ə-jē)
n. pl. pa·thol·o·gies
1. The scientific study of the nature of disease and its causes, processes, development, and consequences. Also called pathobiology.
2. The anatomic or functional manifestations of a disease: the pathology of cancer.
3. A departure or deviation from a normal condition: "Neighborhoods plagued by a self-perpetuating pathology of joblessness, welfare dependency, crime" (Time).

pa·thol′o·gist n.

pathologist

Specialist in the structural and functional changes caused by disease.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pathologist - a doctor who specializes in medical diagnosispathologist - a doctor who specializes in medical diagnosis
aetiologist, etiologist - a specialist in the etiology of diseases
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
Translations
إخْتِصاصي في علِم الأمْراض
patolog
patolog
kórboncnok
meina-/sjúkdómafræîingur
patológ
patalog

pathologist

[pəˈθɒlədʒɪst] Npatólogo/a m/f

pathologist

[pəˈθɒlədʒɪst] npathologiste m/f

pathologist

nPathologe m, → Pathologin f

pathologist

[pəˈθɒlədʒɪst] npatologo/a

pathology

(pəˈθolədʒi) noun
the science of diseases.
paˈthologist noun
ˌpathoˈlogical adjective
ˌpathoˈlogically adverb

pa·thol·o·gist

n. patólogo, especialista en patología.

pathologist

n patólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf que estudia tejidos y líquidos corporales con fines diagnósticos; anatomic — anatomopatólogo -ga mf; speech language — (form), speech — logopeda mf (form), fonoaudiólogo -ga mf, terapeuta mf del lenguaje
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Two pathologists told a Meru court hearing a case against former chief state pathologist Moses Njue that a heart and kidney were missing from an exhumed body.
KARACHI -- The Sindh government issued a notification on Tuesday ending the suspension of Sindh chief pathologist and chemical examiner and Sindh Blood Transfusion Authority's (SBTA) former secretary, Dr Zahid Ansari, who prepared fake reports regarding the content of the liquor bottles found in former minister Sharjeel Memon's hospital room.
Homa Bay Transport minister nominee Dony Opar died of a single gunshot wound on the chest, a postmortem report has shown.Government pathologist Dr Dickson Mchana said the bullet damaged the middle of the chest and came out through the left side of the back.
To be certified and recognized as a professional Speech Language Pathologist, an applicant shall be required to undergo a licensure examination.
(12) Another very important issue is that one can only comment on the images that the pathologist has posted, and so we are at a disadvantage in that different features not shown might provoke a different reaction and diagnosis.
Digital pathology enables the pathologist to move from a glass slide to a digitized image that was originally created from the glass slide.
STATE Pathologist Professor Marie Cassidy is to retire, it was announced yesterday.
Swigert, a speech-language pathologist and author, explains documentation and reimbursement for speech-language pathologists.
The signing out pathologist has nightmares on any difficult or challenging case even months after it has been signed out.
ATOP pathologist is to deliver an extra talk in Newcastle on the history of post-mortem examinations after the original event sold out in less than two minutes.
Protest group Save The Alex says the two latest resignations will leave just one pathologist working full-time at the Alex, whose crucial work includes carrying out often urgent tests on patient tissue samples.
They often stay behind the scenes and rarely interact with patients, so the role of the pathologist might be a mystery to the average person.

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