pathoclisis

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pathoclisis

 [path″o-klis´is]
a specific sensitivity to specific toxins, or a specific affinity of certain toxins for certain systems or organs.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

path·o·clis·is

(path'ō-klis'is),
A specific tendency to sensitivity to special toxins; a tendency for toxins to attack certain organs.
[patho- + G. klisis, bending, proneness]
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pathoclisis

An obsolete term that dignified the organotropism displayed by some toxins.
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path·o·clis·is

(path'ō-klī'sis)
A specific tendency to sensitivity to special toxins; a tendency for toxins to attack certain organs.
[patho- + G. klisis, bending, proneness]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012