This course exposes the students more into general pathology, control of results and management of Histopathology laboratory. More facts of electron microscopy and autoradiography are highlighted. Principles of general pathology applied to individual organs. Systemic pathology. Hypertensive heart disease, heart failure and cardiomyopathies. Respiratory – Tuberculosis, pneumonia. Nephropathy associated with infestations and infections. CNS and special senses. Malignant lymphomas (non-Hodgkins and Hodgkins lymphoma, Burkitts). Idiopathic-tropical splenomegaly syndrome. Liver – cirrhosis liver cells carcinoma. Hepatitis. Female reproductive organs – pelvic inflammatory diseases. Cancer-cervical, trophoblast, ovarian. Skin leprosy, Kaposis sarcoma. Electron microscopy – preparation of materials for electron miscroscopy. Techniques involved in autoradiography, Laboratory Management. Quality control and automation in histopathology laboratory. Slide Reporting.


Level of Study: 500 Level