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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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This interactive software assists ENTs and Speech and Voice professionals in educating patients and students about various vocal fold pathologies. Included are 11 types of pathologies, complete with clear pictures and digital videos.
We now know that every social pathology on America's growing list of social pathologies correlates to illegitimacy.
He cautions that no one knows for sure whether the pathologies seen in rats occur in astronauts.