comparative pathology


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comparative pathology

[kəm′par·əd·iv pə′thäl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
Investigation and comparison of disease in various animals, including humans, to arrive at resemblances and differences which may clarify disease as a phenomenon of nature.
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Her primary research interests are comparative pathology and infectious disease investigations of marine and aquatic animals.
He was a professor of comparative pathology at Durham University and a physician at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle and lived in Saville Place in Newcastle.
A color atlas of comparative pathology of pulmonary tuberculosis.
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