CONERSTONES ACTIVITY OF PATOLOGIST:
Autopsy and Surgical Pathology: questions and useful materials
Anatomical pathology as a necessary part of medicine.
Methods in anatomical pathology.
Caracteristic features of pathologist’s activity.
History of surgical pathology.
The tasks of surgical pathologist.
Surgical pathology and nonpatholiogist.
Legal aspect of surgical pathology. Histopathologist and the law.
Biopsy. Definition, classifications.
Urgent (express) biopsy.
Different types of biopsy according to organs.
Surgical pathology report. Gross description of the specimens.
Microscopical finding in usual surgical pathology report.
Morphological diagnosis in surgical pathology.
Pathohistological conclusion in biopsy.
Initial handling of specimens. Fixation. Stages of automatic tissue processors. Sectioning. Staining.
Autopsy pathology. The main purposes of autopsy. Order to autopsy.
The autopsy report.
The structure of pathomorphological diagnosis.
Correlation of clinical and pathomorphological diagnosis.
Difficulties of diagnostics.
Divergence of main clinical and pathomorphological diagnoses.
Categories of diagnostic divergences.
Death. Signs of death, postmortem changes.
Pathology of intensive care.
autopsy report template
In case of attending autopsy, use this blank form to compose your own autopsy report
Death certificate form
For fulfilment the tasks with question "Complete a death certificate worksheet"