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PATHOLOGY, med. jur. The science or doctrine of diseases. In cases of homicides, abortions, and the like, it is of great consequence to the legal practitioner to be acquainted, in some degree, with pathology. 2 Chit. Pr. 42, note.

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Mohammed Ismail said, during the past two weeks, the Dermatology Clinic recorded a large number of patients who came to receive treatment because of the heat wave that swept the region, stressing that all pathological cases were dealt with and given appropriate treatments.
Along with demographic data, patient histories of breast cancer, findings on preoperative screening, surgical techniques and pathological reports were recorded.
For instance, pathological gamblers might devalue outcomes associated with gambling abstinence (e.
I have checked different pathological labs in Saharsa and found several irregularities," Yadav said, adding, " I have asked all the doctors not to charge irrational fees from patients or prescribe unnecessary tests.
London, June 17 ( ANI ): Pathological gambling is a problem that runs in the blood, the researchers from the University of Iowa claim.
Research from Aman Buzdar, professor and vice president of clinical research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, and colleagues in the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology shows these agents do not need to be given concurrently to achieve a high rate of complete pathological remission.
Employee assistance professionals need to be aware that the latest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V) has reclassified pathological gambling as "Gambling Disorder.
The latter is the only factor that is not influenced by other pathological entities and consequently represents the most powerful and reliable predictor.
Understanding and treating pathological narcissism.
But two state pathologists said the bar incident was unrelated to the British national's death and that he had died of pathological causes.
1) Pathological intoxication describes an aggressive and often violent state triggered in some individuals by only a small amount of alcohol.
For instance, pathological gambling is a major societal issue, but little behavior-analytic work has focused on it despite the fact that the disorder occurs at several times the frequency of other, more publicized, disorders such as Autism (Dixon, Marley, & Jacobs, 2003).

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