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pathos means

suffering

pathology: study of disease

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____: dx of disease through tiss examination

histopathology

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____: dx of disease through examinations of separated cells

cytopathology

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____:study of disease regarding biochem changes in tiss and body fluids

chemical pathology

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_____: app of patho to legal purposes

forensic pathology

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____: study of poisons & effects

toxicology

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_______: study of disorders of blood cells and coagulation proteins

hematology

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_______: study of immune response in dx (defense mech of the body)

immunology

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____: study of infectious dx

microbiology

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___: study of abnormal chromosomes and genes

genetics

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_____: examination of tiss samples from living patients

biopsy

3 types: needle, incisional, endoscopic

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_____: examination of scattered cells

cytology

(fluid, washing, fine needle , exfoliative)

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________: any abnormality restricted to a single dx - of diagnostic importance

pathognomonic abnormality

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_______: dx characterized by multiple findings

syndrome

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_____: forecast of the probable outcome of a disease

prognosis

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Acute has a ____ onset & a ___ course

rapid onset

short course

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Chronic has a ______ onset & ____ course

insidious "gradual" onset

prolonged course

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bengin tumors remain_____

localized

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Malignant tumors invade & ____ from original site

spread

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_____- : prefix means change from one state to another

meta

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prefix for swelling , tumor

oma

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prefix for resembling

-oid

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prefix for disorder of growth

-plasia

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_____names: are diease named after a person or a place

eponumous names

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_____ disease: disease induced by health care providers words or actions

iatrogenic disease