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The UExcel Pathophysiology examination is based on material typically taught in a one-semester, three-credit, upper-level undergraduate course in pathophysiology. The examination measures understanding of the physiologic mechanisms altered by disease in the living organism. It focuses on the altered health states of human adults and includes clinical presentation, signs and symptoms, appropriate diagnostic studies, and global concepts of treatment. The examination assumes familiarity with concepts generally covered in lower-level pathophysiology courses in normal anatomy and physiology and microbiology. The examination also assumes an awareness of the basic concepts of lower-level undergraduate biochemistry and immunology courses. (Multiple-choice examination)
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