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Hematology & Oncology Clerkship

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  1. Cellular Homeostasis, Adaptation and Regulation
    Introduction to Homeostasis
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The basic principles of pathology are reviewed, including the ideas of completeness, natural history and the prevalence of disease by age group. The first lecture discusses homeostasis: the mechanisms by which the body monitors specific parameters to maintain function within a physiologic dynamic range. The lecture introduces the idea that homeostasis must be understood at the level of the whole body, the cell and molecular pathways