cytopathy


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cy·top·a·thy

(sī-top'ă-thē),
Any disorder of a cell or anomaly of any of its constituents.
[cyto- + G. pathos, disease]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cy·top·a·thy

(sī-top'ă-thē)
Any disorder of a cell or anomaly of any of its constituents.
[cyto- + G. pathos, disease]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Enzyme analysis of individual OXPHOS complexes in skeletal muscle biopsy remains the mainstay of the diagnostic process for patients suspected of mitochondrial cytopathy (2).
Our experiment clearly showed that 4-methoxycinnamaldehyde inhibited RSV-induced cytopathy. With the excellent activity against viral entrance, 4-methoxycinnamaldehyde could limit the spread of RSV.
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None of the cases had evidence of endocrinopathy or mitochondrial cytopathy. Postmortem studies on 1 child and 1 adult showed calcification of small and large vessels of the basal ganglia, with no evidence of inflammatory change.
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