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pathology

 [pah-thol´o-je]
1. the branch of medicine treating of the essential nature of disease, especially of the changes in body tissues and organs that cause or are caused by disease.
2. the structural and functional manifestations of a disease. adj., adj patholog´ic, patholog´ical.
clinical pathology pathology applied to the solution of clinical problems, especially the use of laboratory methods in clinical diagnosis.
comparative pathology that which considers human disease processes in comparison with those of other animals.
experimental pathology the study of artificially induced pathologic processes.
oral pathology that which treats of conditions causing or resulting from morbid anatomic or functional changes in the structures of the mouth.
speech pathology (speech-language pathology) a field of the health sciences dealing with the evaluation of speech, language, and voice disorders and the rehabilitation of patients with such disorders not amenable to medical or surgical treatment. See also speech-language pathologist.
surgical pathology the pathology of disease processes that are surgically accessible for diagnosis or treatment.

log·o·pe·dics

(log'ō-pē'diks),
A branch of science concerned with the physiology and pathology of the organs of speech and with the correction of speech defects.
Synonym(s): logopedia
[logo- + G. pais (paid-), child]

logopedics

/logo·pe·dics/ (log″o-pe´diks) the study and treatment of speech defects.

log·o·pe·dics

(lawg'ō-pē'diks)
Science of the physiology and pathology of the organs of speech and correction of speech defects.

log·o·pe·dics

, logopedia (log'ō-pē'diks, -pēdē-ă)
A branch of science concerned with the physiology and pathology of the organs of speech and with the correction of speech defects.

logopedics (lôg´ōpē´diks),

n the study and treatment of speech defects in children, involving habilitation or rehabilitation of speech.
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the subject of the contract is the delivery of specialized laboratory equipment logopedics and it artikulografu, digital diagnostic audiometer and rotavibrEitoru, including related equipment to provide for research and education activities of the project area pedagogical faculty, palacky university, according to the detailed specifications set out in annex 1 documentation for the public contract, including installation and staff training in the filling.
The present work grew out of a committee report presented at the August 2001 Congress of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics in Montreal.
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