pathological anatomy

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pathological anatomy

(in applied anatomy) the study of the structure and morphological characteristics of the tissues and cells of the body as related to disease.

pathological anatomy

The anatomy of abnormal, diseased, or injured tissue. Synonym: morbid anatomy
See also: anatomy


the science dealing with the form and structure of living organisms.

comparative anatomy
description and comparison of the form and structure of different animals.
developmental anatomy
the changes in form from fertilization to adulthood, including embryology, fetology and postnatal development.
gross anatomy
that dealing with structures visible with the unaided eye. Called also macroscopic anatomy.
macroscopic anatomy
see gross anatomy (above).
microscopic anatomy
anatomy revealed by microscopy; includes histology and cytology.
morbid anatomy
anatomy of diseased tissues. Called also pathological anatomy.
pathological anatomy
see morbid anatomy (above).
radiological anatomy
anatomy revealed by the techniques of radiography and fluoroscopy.
special anatomy
anatomy devoted to study of particular organs or parts.
topographic anatomy
that devoted to determination of relative positions of various body parts; regional anatomy.
x-ray anatomy
see radiological anatomy (above).

pathological, pathologic

pertaining to or emanating from pathology.

pathological anatomy
see morbid anatomy.
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Reprints: Rodolfo Montironi, MD, FRCPath, Pathological Anatomy, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, School of Medicine, United Hospitals, Via Conca 71, I-60126 Torrette, Ancona, Italy (e-mail: r.
William Osler was introduced to Samuel Wilks' monograph Lectures on Pathological Anatomy (6) in 1871 by Osler's clinical mentor, Palmer Howard, when Osler was a medical student (27-29).
1-3) Considering its influence, insufficient attention has been focused on A Treatise on Pathological Anatomy, the first North American textbook of pathology, published in Pennsylvania by William E.
Contract notice: Open procedure aggregate for the provision of automatic analytical systems for immunohistochemical staining and related reagents for the uo of pathological anatomy for a period of 72 months.
So competent was Dupuytren in his teaching that he started his own course in pathological anatomy, with Gaspard Bayle and Rene Laennec as his assistants.
Contract notice: Open procedure, in union purchase, including the provincial health of ragusa and the hospital "cannizzaro" of catania, to the choice of a private contractor for the conclusion of contracts relating to the supply in service of "diagnostics" for services of clinical pathology, for transfusion services (simt) and for the services of pathological anatomy, for a period of 3 (three) years for lots n.
Pathological Anatomy and the operating rooms of the ASP of Ragusa.
Head of student works are an essential part of undergraduate courses in pathological anatomy.
Contract notice: Open procedure telematics for the allocation of four-year supply of a diagnostic system for performing immunohistochemical staining for ou pathological anatomy of the hospital civil hospital of legnano.
Contract notice: Supply of reagents and medical biology laboratory consumables and pathological anatomy for the hospital of niort.

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