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Definition of pathology

The scientific study of disease

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Ana-

Without/abscence

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Dys-

Disorders

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Hyper-

Over normal

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Hypo-

Below normal

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Meta-

change from one state to another

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-itis

inflammation

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-oma

tumour

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-osis

Condition/disease

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-oid

Resemblance to

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-penia

Lack of

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-cytosis

Increased number of cells

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-ectasis

Dilation

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-plasia

Formation/development

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-opathy

Disease/disorder