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cytopathology

[sahy-toh-puh-thol-uh-jee] /ˌsaɪ toʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi/
noun, Pathology
1.
the science dealing with the study of the diseases of cells.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; cyto- + pathology
Related forms
cytopathologic
[sahy-toh-path-uh-loj-ik] /ˌsaɪ toʊˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/ (Show IPA),
cytopathological, adjective
cytopathologically, adverb
cytopathologist, noun
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  • The resident will learn the technical and clinical skills for the practice of cytopathology.
Contemporary definitions for cytopathology
noun

the scientific study of the role of individual cells or cell types in disease; also called cellular pathology , exfoliative cytology

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cytopathology in Medicine

cytopathology cy·to·pa·thol·o·gy (sī'tō-pā-thŏl'ə-jē)
n.

  1. The study of changes caused by disease within cells.

  2. See exfoliative cytology.


cy'to·pa·thol'o·gist n.
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