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Related to pathological anatomy: radiographic anatomy
(in applied anatomy) the study of the structure and morphological characteristics of the tissues and cells of the body as related to disease.
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.
description and comparison of the form and structure of different animals.
the changes in form from fertilization to adulthood, including embryology, fetology and postnatal development.
that dealing with structures visible with the unaided eye. Called also macroscopic anatomy.
see gross anatomy (above).
anatomy revealed by microscopy; includes histology and cytology.
anatomy of diseased tissues. Called also pathological anatomy.
see morbid anatomy (above).
anatomy revealed by the techniques of radiography and fluoroscopy.
anatomy devoted to study of particular organs or parts.
that devoted to determination of relative positions of various body parts; regional anatomy.
see radiological anatomy (above).
pertaining to or emanating from pathology.
see morbid anatomy.