cytopathology


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cytopathology

 [si″to-pah-thol´o-je]
the study of cells in disease; cellular pathology.

cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy

(sī'tō-pa-thol'ō-jē),
1. The study of disease changes within individual cells or cell types.
2. Synonym(s): exfoliative cytology

cytopathology

/cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy/ (-pah-thol´ah-je) the study of cells in disease.

cytopathology

[-pathol′əjē]
the study of changes at the cellular level caused by disease.

cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy

(sī'tō-pă-thol'ŏ-jē)
1.The study of disease changes within individual cells or cell types.
2. Synonym(s): exfoliative cytology.

cytopathology

the study of cells in disease; cellular pathology.
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