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1

What are the 5 types of natural disease?

Inflammation
Circulatory Disturbances
Degenerative Disorders
Disorders of Growth
Developmental

2

What is defined as inflammation?

Response of tissue to insult
Protective against further damage

3

What is defines as abnormal cell growth?

Alteration of quantity, mutation and differential control

4

What is defined as degenerative disorders?

Tissues and organs increasingly deteriorate over time

5

What is the pathogenesis in all cases of developmental disorders?

Abnormalities in gameteogenesisAbnormalities in embryogenesis