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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.

or·al pa·thol·o·gy

the branch of dentistry concerned with the etiology, pathogenesis, and clinical, gross, and microscopic aspects of oral and paraoral disease, including oral soft tissues, the teeth, jaws, and salivary glands.
Synonym(s): dental pathology

oral pathology

the branch of pathology that deals with the structural and functional changes in cells, tissues, and organs of the oral cavity that cause or are caused by disease.

or·al pa·thol·o·gy

(ōr'ăl pă-thol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of dentistry concerned with the etiology, pathogenesis, and clinical, gross, and microscopic aspects of oral and paraoral disease, including oral soft tissues, the teeth, jaws, and salivary glands.

or·al pa·thol·o·gy

(ōr'ăl pă-thol'ŏ-jē)
Branch of dental science dealing wih study, diagnosis, and causes of oral disease and the changes they produce.
Synonym(s): dental pathology.

pathology

1. the branch of veterinary science treating of the essential nature of disease, especially of the changes in body tissues and organs which cause or are caused by disease.
2. the structural and functional manifestations of a disease.

clinical pathology
see clinical pathology.
comparative pathology
that which considers human disease processes in comparison with those of the lower animals.
experimental pathology
the study of artificially induced pathological processes.
oral pathology
that which treats of conditions causing or resulting from morbid anatomical or functional changes in the structures of the mouth.
surgical pathology
the pathology of disease processes that are surgically accessible for diagnosis or treatment.
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Chapters covering oral pathology treats types of oral lesions, tissue enlargements, and tooth abnormalities.
It provided instruction as required for graduate education in the Advanced Theory and Science of Dental Practice Course and dental residency programs in clinical oral pathology, endodontics, and periodontics.
From the Department of Oral Pathology, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Peking University, Beijing, China.
He has taught oral pathology and histology for the past 20 years and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacical Pathology
Topics to be discussed include growth and development, oral pathology, providing care to special needs patients, trauma, behavior management and pulp therapy.
The pathology team is comprised of members with subspecialty board certifications in dermatopathology, hematopathogy, cytopathology, nuclear medicine, oral pathology and clinical pathology, with the majority of the pathologists having more than two decades of medical experience.
City Tech students enrolling in the oral pathology course offered by the School of Professional Studies and nutrition, anatomy and physiology, and physics courses in the School of Arts and Sciences this coming fail will be able to take advantage of case studies and collaborative oral cancer-related work.
He discusses such topics as anatomy, radiology, oral pathology, anesthesia, treating endodontic disease, occlusion disorders, oral swellings and tumors, and plaque control.
Therefore, attention needs to be directed to eradication of dental and oral pathology, and potential oral pathology, prior to radiation therapy.
Oral pathology images can be stored within the electronic medical record as well.
She has taught oral pathology there for the past 20 years, as well as Community Oral Health, Multicultural Applied Experience in Dental Hygiene and Advanced Periodontics clinic.