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Pathology - What is Pathology?
By Dr Ananya Mandal, MD
Pathology is a branch of medical science primarily concerning the examination of organs, tissues, and bodily fluids in order to make a diagnosis of disease.
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Definition of medical terminology for Pathology Department, Hospital.
The Pathology Report
What is a pathology report?
A pathology report is a medical report about a piece of tissue, blood, or body organ that has been removed from your body.
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~ is the study of disease. A pathologist, who is a medical doctor, looks at the causes of disease, how diseases progress, and how diseases affect the body.
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Walling AD. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Lou Gehrig's disease. Am Fam Physician. 1999;59:1489-1496.
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There are many researchers, scientist and doctors that study so they can diagnose diseases today. This field of research is known as ~. Medical ~ mainly focuses on the anatomic, biochemical and microbiological diseases.
The ~ Report
What is a ~ report?
~ reports are used by your physician to determine a diagnosis or treatment plan for a specific health condition or disease.
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The following factors may be present on your report:
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Forensic ~ is a specialized area of ~. The forensic pathologist performs autopsies to determine the cause and manner of death in situations falling under the jurisdiction of the local medical examiner or coroner.
The surgical ~ of abdominal aortic aneurysms in best described in several subsections.
Macroscopic appearance of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Microscopic appearance of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Heart Attack ~ - Signs and Symptoms Question: Describe the signs and symptoms you recall experiencing prior to your heart attack.
Heart Attack ~ - Causes Question: If known, discuss the cause(s) of a heart attack in you, a friend, or relative.
Speech therapy is a service provided by a health care professional that helps a person improve his or her ability to communicate.
Speech-language ~ is the treatment for the improvement or cure of communication disorders, including speech, language, and swallowing disorders. The term used to describe professionals in this discipline is speech and language pathologist (SLP).
Speech-Language ~ is an established or growing profession in Europe, North and South America, Asia, Africa, and Australia.
Alzheimer's Disease ~
Alzheimer`s disease is a degenerative disorder. People suffering from Alzheimer are reported to have memory loss and declining of thinking skills.
There are several abnormalities that can cause primary hyperparathyroidism. By far the most common (90% of cases) is a benign (non-cancerous) tumour in one of the parathyroid glands called a Parathyroid Adenoma.
The scientific study of the nature of disease and its causes, processes, development, and consequences. Also called pathobiology.
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The study of how disease changes the anatomy (histo~-and histology) of tissues.
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Pleomorphic undifferentiated sarcomas are, by definition, undifferentiated (as the name implies) meaning they do not bear a resemblance to any normal tissue.
~: Branch of science that deals with all aspects of disease, specifically the microscopic examination of body tissue to look for evidence of disease.
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General: HIV is transmitted from person to person via bodily fluids including blood, semen, vaginal secretions, and breast milk. Individuals who have other sexually transmitted diseases are more susceptible to the virus.
~: Isolated lesions of a cranial nerve or the muscle itself can adversely affect extraocular movement. Patients will report diplopia (double vision) when they look in a direction that's affected.
The oral cavity, the skin, and the upper respiratory tract are the primary portals for Streptococcus viridans; Staphylococcus species; and Haemophilus aphrophilus, Aggregatibacter (formerly Actinobacillus) actinomycetemcomitans, Cardiobacterium hominis, Eikenella corrodens, ...
~: The process of a particular disease. Scientific study of the nature, origin, progress and cause of disease.
postoperative: Occurring after a surgical operation.
radiation: Also referred to as radiotherapy. X-rays or radioactive substances used in treatment of cancer.
~ - The branch of medicine that deals with the essential nature of disease, especially of the structural and functional changes in tissues and organs of the body that cause or are caused by disease.
Peripelvic - About the pelvis.
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~ report The description of cells and tissues made by a pathologist based on microscopic evidence, and sometimes used to make a diagnosis of a disease.
The pathologist's report should include a macroscopic description of the specimen and melanoma (the naked eye view), and a microscopic description.
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Osteomyelitis is a particularly tragic preventable disease, which has almost disappeared from the industrial world, where it was once common, particularly among the poor.
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Histo~ and grading
Histology describes how closely the cancer cells resemble normal tissue under a microscope. A tumor's grade is described using the letter G and a number.
GX: The tumor grade cannot be identified.
Psycho~ (Collection: Mental Health )
Psycho~ is a fancy word for the study of mental illness.
In prostate cancer, normal cells undergo a transformation in which they not only grow and multiply without normal controls, but they also change in their microscopic appearance and can invade adjacent tissues.
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~ exists when the nonfilling side is occluded with a mucus or proteinaceous plug.
~ = radiographic changes (joint space narrowing, osteophytes and bony sclerosis)
Symptoms = pain, swelling, stiffness
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~ through a biopsy will show a malignant tumor with an aggressive growth pattern.
Biopsy, followed by microscopic evaluation of biopsied tissues.
~ tests are sometimes performed after a miscarriage but generally no cause can be identified. This can add to feelings of distress and disbelief, and may lead to feelings of guilt.
~ of the lungs, such as blood clots, pulmonary fibrosis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases such as emphysema
Heart disease, including congenital heart conditions and left-sided heart failure
Connective tissue disorders, such as scleroderma
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~ tests - this is the analysis of biopsy tissue.
Other tests depend on the specific type of cancer
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Ovarian cancers are histologically diverse (see Table 1: Gynecologic Tumors: Types of Ovarian Cancers). At least 80% originate in the epithelium; 75% of these cancers are serous cystadenocarcinoma.
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Formal control programmes have not been documented as the condition is sporadic and relatively self-limiting. Avoidance of contamination of live vaccines is the main control measure practised.
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The medical science concerned with all aspects of a disease.
~ (adjective PATHOLOGIC): the study of disease, including the causes, development, and progression of disease, and how the body is affected.
PCR: see polymerase chain reaction.
PEAK LEVEL: the highest level of drug reached in the body after a dose is taken. Contrast with trough level.
An acute or recurrent form of gingivitis of young to middle-aged adults characterised by red and painful gums, fetid breath and gum destruction. Other features may include fever and enlargement of the regional lymph nodes.
Histo~ is important in the differential diagnosis of hamartomatous polyposis syndromes. PJS polyps have a very characteristic appearance with interdigitating bundles of smooth muscle in the lamina propria that have a tree-like or arborizing appearance [McGarrity, 2000].
Speech ~ programs and training will be needed for several weeks to introduce or reintroduce the individual to the hearing world. Continuous practice at identifying sounds and voices is needed.
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A normal ~ report indicates no malignancy is present. The tissue sample may be further classified as a benign breast condition, including tumor of the breast (fibroadenoma) and connective tissue that resembles fiber (fibrosis).
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Most cervical ~ will lead to pinching of either C6 or C7 nerve roots in the neck, although sometimes the C5 or C8 nerves may be pinched.
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Scientific study of the bodies response to antigens Immunomodulating Capable of altering immunity Immuno~ Damage to the host caused by its own immune response against a pathogen Immunosuppression Prevention or diminution of the immune response, ...
Enteropathy: Any ~ (disease) of the intestine.
Enteroplasty: Surgery on the intestine, especially to enlarge a constricted segment or lengthen a short bowel.
Augmentative and alternative communication
For more information, additional addresses and phone numbers, or a printed list of organizations, contact:
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The causes of nerve ~ include:
Mechanical from injury, pressure, overworking a part of the body
Vascular (blockage of a vessel or hemorrhage into nerve tissue)
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Some medical school ~ museums have a wide selection of novel foreign bodies recovered from the rectums of both men and women, ranging from vibrators to milk bottles.
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Imagine you know nothing about audiology or speech-language ~. Focus on the elements of your story that would be of interest to consumers, and let that guide the development of your story.
Do Your Homework. Become familiar with the media outlets and reporters you want to target.
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Beard S, Hunn A, Wight J. Treatments for spasticity and pain in multiple sclerosis: A systematic review. Health Technol Assess. 2003;7(40):1-111.
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histo~ (HIS-toh-puh-THAH-loh-jee) The study of diseased cells and tissues using a microscope.
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The physical symptoms occur in the absence of organic ~ and are instead apparently the expression of an underlying emotional conflict.
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Misdiagnosis and biopsy: ~ slide tests involve a workup of a sample onto a slide and then a manual viewing by a pathologist, or more commonly a technician. They are commonly used to identify abnormal cells, such as in cancers.
The management of kidney cancer requires a multi-disciplinary approach including the expertise of a nephrologist, an oncologist, a surgeon and a haematologist may be needed to detect the exact ~ of haematuria and plan the subsequent treatment.
Spinal disease is any ~ which affects the spinal column and/or the spinal cord and spinal nerves which are contained therein.
Boris Bastian, MD, PhD, Chairman of ~ at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, has identified four distinct genetic types of melanoma: (1) melanoma arising from normal, non-sun damaged skin like the trunk and thighs; ...
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The Gleason score is a system used to classify adenocarcinoma of the prostate. A tissue sample is evaluated to determine glandular differentiation. A Gleason score may range from 2 to 10 based on the pattern of the tissue sample.
Variation of agreement in polyp size measurement between computed tomographic colonography and ~ assessment: Clinical implications. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 6(2): 220-227.
Kim DH, et al. (2007). CT colonography versus colonoscopy for the detection of advanced neoplasia.
Sgroi, MD, director of Breast ~ led a multidiciplinary team to discover a two-gene "signature" that appears to predict which breast cancer patients will response to tamoxifen therapy and those who will not.
Research is showing that patient factors such as having a stable family, stable job, less sociopathy, less psycho~, and a negative family history for alcoholism are more powerful predictors of positive outcome that is the type of treatment (Frances et al. 1984).
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First, a woman needs to 'parse out' from the ~ report and with her doctor what kind of cancer she has. One key question is whether the cancer is invasive (i.e., on the move) or noninvasive.
Gary Goldenberg is assistant professor of dermatology and ~ at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. He said that "nickel allergy is one of the most common allergies seen in dermatology.
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Integrating Neuroscience, Developmental Psycho~, and Preventive Interventions: Critical Questions for the Next Generation of Transformative ResearchJune 1, 2010
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Short term, intense symptomatology or ~, as distinct from chronic. Many diseases have an acute phase (like HIV seroconversion disease) and a chronic phase.
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An autopsy is the only way to confirm the diagnosis of CJD and to determine the type of CJD.
Notification process for ~ Laboratories
Laboratories are required to notify a positive result for the specified infectious diseases and medical conditions. Notification allows for public health action to manage these conditions and to control the spread of diseases.
For example, both diseases have in common the symptom of high fever, and the major species of Rickettsia that causes endemic typhus is still termed "typhi," but the causes, transmission, and ~ of these diseases are quite different (Salmonella spp. cause typhoid).
HIV infection leads to profound ~, either directly, through destruction of CD4 + cells, other immune cells, and neuroglial cells, or indirectly, through the secondary effects of CD4 + T-cell dysfunction and resultant immunosuppression.
Saslow D, Solomon D, Lawson HW, et al. American Cancer Society, American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical ~, and American Society for Clinical ~ screening guidelines for the prevention and early detection of cervical cancer. CA Cancer J Clin. 2012;62(3):147-72.
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1. A form of psycho~, usually associated with schizophrenia, in which the words (echolalia) or actions (echopraxia) of another are imitated and repeated.
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Garner, D. M. (2004). The Eating Disorder Inventory-3: Professional manual. Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc.
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Somani N, Bergfeld WF. Cicatricial alopecia: classification and histo~. Dermatol Ther . 2008;21:221-237.
Taylor CR, Hawk JL. PUVA treatment of alopecia areata partialis, totalis and universalis: audit of 10 years' experience at St John's Institute of Dermatology. Br J Dermatol. 1995;133:914.
Lobo RA. Ectopic pregnancy: etiology, ~, diagnosis, management, and fertility prognosis. In: Katz VL, Lentz GM, Lobo RA, Gershenson DM, eds. Comprehensive Gynecology. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Mosby Elsevier; 2007:chap 17.
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