anatomical pathology


the branch of pathology dealing with the morphologic changes in the tissues, both gross and microscopic; pathological anatomy.

OTHER WORDS FROM anatomical pathology

an·a·tom·i·co·path·o·log·i·cal [an-uh-tom-i-koh-path-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌæn əˈtɒm ɪ koʊˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for anatomical pathology

anatomical pathology


The study of the structural and compositional changes that occur in organs and tissues as a result of disease.pathological anatomy
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