histopathology[his′tō pə t̸häl′ə jē]
histopathology definition by Webster's New World
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the study of the microscopic changes in tissues caused by disease
Origin: histo- plush pathology
histopathology definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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The study of the microscopic anatomical changes in diseased tissue.
- hisˌto·pathˌo·logˈic , hisˌto·pathˌo·logˈi·cal adjective
- hisˌto·pathˌo·logˈi·cal·ly adverb
- hisˌto·pa·tholˈo·gist noun
histopathology - Medical Definition
The science concerned with the cytologic and histologic structure of abnormal or diseased tissue.