histopathology

(redirected from histopathologic)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

histopathology

[‚hi·stō·pə′thäl·ə·jē]
(pathology)
A branch of pathology that deals with tissue changes associated with disease.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Phase III study of adjuvant vincristine, carboplatin, and etoposide or observation only in patients with newly diagnosed unilateral retinoblastoma with or without histopathologic high-risk features after enucleation.
Histopathologic changes that mimicked partial regression occurred with increasing prevalence in 229 junctional dysplastic nevi according to the degree of cytologic atypia they exhibited: mild atypia (10%); moderate atypia (19%); and severe atypia (39%).
Histopathologic study revealed thickened alveolar walls in the lungs of mice that received ufCB treatment (Figure 3E).
Indications for surgical treatment include serious cosmetic disfigurement, limitation or loss of function, a significant growth rate, or the need for a definitive histopathologic diagnosis.
A total of 89 cases were excluded from this study for the following reasons: (1) no hysterectomy procedure could be documented; (2) no histopathologic follow-up was available; (3) the patient was entirely lost to follow-up; or (4) repeat cases (details shown in the Figure).
In a 90-day rat study, histopathologic changes were observed in the adrenal glands at [greater than or equal to] 2.
This classification has the merit of clarifying the histopathologic classification of renal amyloidosis, which is eminently variable from one study to the next.
Subsequent damage to the endothelium is followed by endothelial-cell activation and perivascular infiltration of lymphocytes, macrophages, and polymorphonuclear leukocytes, resulting in inflammatory vasculitis of dermal vessels, the histopathologic hallmark of rickettsial disease, and possibly thrombosis (23).
Histopathologic examination of the neoplasm revealed that it was a malignant melanoma.
Because of this experience, data are accruing on the significance of hrHPV test results and associated histopathologic outcomes in large numbers of older women with a wide range of abnormal cytology results.
Histopathologic analysis of CNS lesions showed foci of hemorrhagic necrosis.
The site also contains an online melanoma diagnostic tutorial and a discussion of the checklist and the histopathologic correlates of each characteristic.