Hemodynamic disorders are those that arise from interruptions of normal blood flow.
o Hemostasis associated with blood coagulation (reason to interrupt normal blood flow)
o Hemodynamic disorders cause stoppage of blood flow when ther
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Pathology study of nature and cause of disease, which includes changes, to structure AND
- Bridges the gap between the basic sciences and clinical practice
pathos (greek) = suff
Class Note- Dr. Abghari
Immunology began as a branch of microbiology; it grew out of the study of infectious diseases & the body?s
response to them.
Immunology = Study of the immune system
Immune System is the bodys defense system against inva
Pathology Midterm Study guide
What does pathology mean? Study of suffering
When there is no known etiology for a disease it is called? Idiopathic
What is an aka for a idiopathic disease kn
The process of STOPPING blood loss is called Hemostasis
o The principal hemostatic mechanisms is blood coagulation
o Long protein filaments (Fibrin) that form a tangled mesh w/in blood
o Red gelatinous mass
NOTE: This mechanis
Atophy: chronic allergy; intake of
Other: histamine, exogenous allergen into lungs, or
surface contact results in irritation of
IgG: gee thanks mom!
80% of immunoglobulin in the blood. Highest amount in the blood circulation.
Monomeric: has 1 unit
Only one that can pass through placenta
Function in secondary response. So its produced by B-cells.