final common pathway


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final common pathway

[¦fīn·əl ¦käm·ən ′path‚wā]
(anatomy)
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Perhaps the similarity in appearance is more than casual if we consider such a lesion final common pathway of more than one cause for vascular thrombosis.
Immune complexes and complement are involved in the final common pathway of inflammation and tissue destruction in both conditions.
The incidence of congestive heart failure-the final common pathway of myocardial dysfunction in most forms of cardiac disease-has increased 5-fold in the last 3 decades and is currently growing at a rate of 550,000 new cases annually.
In medicine, the physician by design will be the final common pathway for clinical decisions and responsibility.