Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[his-toh-puh-thol-uh-jee] /ˌhɪs toʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi/

the science dealing with the histological structure of abnormal or diseased tissue; pathological histology.
the study of the microscopic structure of diseased tissues

histopathology his·to·pa·thol·o·gy (hĭs’tō-pə-thŏl’ə-jē, -pā-)
The science concerned with the cytologic and histologic structure of abnormal or diseased tissue.


Read Also:

  • Histophysiology

    [his-tuh-fiz-ee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌhɪs təˌfɪz iˈɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of dealing with tissues. histophysiology his·to·phys·i·ol·o·gy (hĭs’tō-fĭz’ē-ŏl’ə-jē) n. The microscopic study of tissues in relation to their physiological functions.

  • Histoplasma capsulatum

    Histoplasma capsulatum His·to·plas·ma cap·su·la·tum (hĭs’tə-plāz’mə kāp’sə-lā’təm, -syu-) n. A parasitic fungus causing histoplasmosis in humans and other mammals.

  • Histoplasmin

    histoplasmin his·to·plas·min (hĭs’tə-plāz’mĭn) n. An antigenic extract of Histoplasma capsulatum used in immunological tests for histoplasmosis.

  • Histoplasmoma

    histoplasmoma his·to·plas·mo·ma (hĭs’tō-plāz-mō’mə) n. pl. his·to·plas·mo·mas or his·to·plas·mo·ma·ta (-mə-tə) An infectious granuloma of the lung caused by Histoplasma capsulatum.

Disclaimer: Histopathology definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.