Pathosis vs. Pathology

Pathosis vs. Pathology — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Pathosis and Pathology

Pathosisnoun

A disease; a pathologic condition.

Pathologynoun

(medicine) The branch of medicine concerned with the study of the nature of disease and its causes, processes, development, and consequences.

Pathologynoun

The medical specialty that provides microscopy and other laboratory services (e.g., cytology, histology) to clinicians.

The surgeon sent a specimen of the cyst to the pathology department for staining and analysis to determine its histologic subtype.

Pathologynoun

Pathosis: any deviation from a healthy or normal structure or function; abnormality; illness or malformation.

Pathologynoun

the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases

Pathologynoun

any deviation from a healthy or normal condition

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