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Pronunciation: he'ma-to-path-ol'o-je, hem'a-

Definition: The branch of pathology concerned with diseases of the blood and of hemopoietic and lymphoid tissues.

Synonym(s): hemopathology

[hemato- + G. pathos, suffering, + logos, study]

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