And that's another Hippocratic term onkos, is a Greek word, and it simply means masses.
In this respect the concept of homeostasis recalls the Hippocratic view that disease involves not only suffering (pathos) but also work (ponos).
Hippocratic Databases • "And about whatever I may see or hear in treatment, or even without treatment, in the life of human beings - things that should not ever be blurted out outside - I will remain silent, holding such things to be unutterable" - Hippocratic Oath  • databases that include privacy as a central concern is called Hippocratic databases •
Look, do pharmacists have some kind of Hippocratic oath?
Unfortunately, that little thingy called the Hippocratic Oath hasn’t been taken in most medical schools for 30-40 years.