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Descriptor in English: Pathology
Descriptor in Spanish: Patología
Descriptor in Portuguese: Patologia
Descriptor in French: Anatomopathologie
Entry term(s): Pathologies
Tree number(s): H02.403.650
Scope note: A specialty concerned with the nature and cause of disease as expressed by changes in cellular or tissue structure and function caused by the disease process.
Annotation: use for the specialty only; use /pathol with organs & diseases
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
DeCS UI: 10530
Descriptor UI: D010336
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Pathology - Preferred
Concept UI M0016013
Scope note A specialty concerned with the nature and cause of disease as expressed by changes in cellular or tissue structure and function caused by the disease process.
Preferred term Pathology
Entry term(s) Pathologies



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