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Introduction To Pathology in the Radiologic Sciences

Introduction To Pathology in the Radiologic Sciences

This presentation is for students and educators in the radiologic sciences.  The topic is introduction to pathology.  This presentation may be used as a lecture, homework viewing assignment or a supplemental learning resource.  Prerequisite knowlegde in medical terminology is helpful but not required.

—Upon completion of this presentation, the viewer should be able to do the following:

1.Define the common terminology associated with the study of disease

2.Differentiate between signs and symptoms

3.Distinguish between disease diagnosis and prognosis

4.Describe the different types of disease classifications

5.Cite characteristics that distinguish benign from malignant neoplasms

6.Describe the system used to stage malignant tumors

7.Identify the difference in origin of carcinoma and sarcoma


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