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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

experimental pathology

The study of diseases induced artificially and intentionally, esp. in animals.
See also: pathology
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Ms Thorsteinsdottir is a biologist and a PhD fellow at the Institute for Experimental Pathology, University of Iceland, Keldur.
Prof Kenneth Walton was involved with decades of research into heart disease and thrombosis as a lecturer in the experimental pathology department at the University of Birmingham.
Since then, Abkhazia has been ruled by a government deemed illegitimate by the rest of the world, stultified by sanctions, jobless and sleepy.The monkeys of the 91-year-old Research Institute of Experimental Pathology and Therapy have been here all the while.
Mr Pollock entered an illustrious department of experimental pathology at the age of 25 and his first two research papers were published in Nature.
He came to us with a degree in experimental pathology from the University of Pennsylvania and quickly provided leadership for our work on genetics.
Grant devoted most of his medical career to experimental pathology research and taught until his retirement at New York University's medical school.
Dr Koeter obtained his Doctorate in biological toxicology and experimental pathology at Utrecht State University.
degree in experimental pathology, and he is a registered sanitarian.

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