Pathology & Disease Mechanisms


Introduction to the fundamental study of pathology and the process of disease. Common disease conditions, prevention, etiology, signs and symptoms, diagnoses, treatment, prognoses, wounds and healing, and the use of medical references for research and verification are studied. Specific attention is given to medical emphasis areas of infectious disease and immunology, oral medicine, nutritional and metabolic medicine, dermatology, musculoskeletal system, ophthalmology, gynecological and obstetrical medicine, and endocrinology. (formerly HTH115) Spring Only.

3 Credits: 3 Lecture

BIO103, MTR100 or BIO103, MTR104 or BIO115, MTR100 or BIO115, MTR104