Pathology dictionary

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A

Acute inflammation
Adenoma
Adenocarcinoma
Adenosquamous carcinoma
Adipose tissue
Anaplasia
Apoptosis
Arteriovenous malformation
Atrophic
Atrophy
Atypia
Atypical
AVM

B

Benign
Biopsy

C

Calcification
Carcinoma
Carcinoma in situ
Carcinoid
Cautery artefact
CD34
Cholesterol cleft
Cribriform
Chronic inflammation
Chromatin
CK7
CK20
Cytokeratin
Cytokeratin 7
Cytokeratin 20
Cyst

D

Desmin
Desmoplasia
Duct
Differentiated
Dysplasia

E

Epithelial
Epithelium
Estrogen receptor
ER
Excision
Exophytic

F

Fibroadenoma
Fibrosis
FISH
Fluorescence in situ hybridization
Foamy histiocyte
Fuhrman grade​

G

Gland
Grade
Granulation tissue
Granuloma
Gross

H

Hamartoma
Hematoxylin and eosin (H&E)
Heterogeneous
Her2
Homogeneous
HPV
Human papillomavirus
Hyperplasia
Hyperchromatic
Hyperchromasia

I

IHC
Immunohistochemistry
Immunoglobulin
Infiltrative
Infiltration
Inflammation
Inflammatory cell
Intercellular bridges
Intestinal metaplasia
In toto
Invasion

K

Keratinization
Ki-67

L

Lesion
Leukocyte
LVI
Lymphocyte
Lymphovascular invasion
Lymphoma
Lymph node

M

Margin
Mass
Malignant
Metaplasia
Metastasis
Melanoma
Mesothelial cells
Mismatch repair (MMR)
Mitosis
Mucosa
Mucin
Myxoid

N

Neoplasia
Necrosis
Neuroendocrine cell
Neuroendocrine tumour
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Non-small cell carcinoma
Nucleus
Nucleoli

O

Osteoid

P

p16
p40
p53
p63
Papillary
Perineural invasion
Plasma cell
Pleomorphic
PNI
Polyp
Precursor
Progesterone receptor
PR
Prognosis
Poorly differentiated
pTNM

R

Reactive
Resection

S

Sarcoma
Sarcomatoid
Signet ring cell
SOX10
Stoma
Stroma
Squamous cell
Squamous cell carcinoma
Special stain
Specimen
Spindle cell
Spongiosis
Spongiotic

T

Tumour

U

Ulcer
Undifferentiated
Urothelial cell​

V

Viral cytopathic effects
Virus
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