PATHOCLISIS By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. vulnerability to specific poisons. 2. the propensity of specific poisons to aim for particular organs or organ systems. PATHOCLISIS: "The pathoclisis drug is likely to attack his heart from the get-go." Related Psychology Terms VOCAL COMMUNICATION VASCULAR INSUFFICIENCY FISTULA EYE BANK BRAIN PLETHYSMOGRAPH SUBCOMMISSURAL ORGAN ANALOGUE THERMORECEPTOR GENICULATE BODY, GENITAL Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PATHOCLISIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pathoclisis/ (accessed March 29, 2020).