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General Pathology

  • Adaptation and Compensation

    This lesson is about processes like hypertrophy, metaplasia, dysplasia, atrophy, hyperplasia, organization, etc. We review pictures and slides with tissues, and analyze the causes, the consequences, the morphology, etc. We also discuss the concept of compensation, how it works and its stages.

  • Intracellular Accumulation

    This lesson talks about dystrophies with accumulation of different substances (proteins, lipids or carbohydrates) inside a cell.

  • Extracellular Accumulation

    This lesson talks about different stages of disorganisation of connective tissues, about obesity and lipoidosis. Also, we talk about amyloidosis.

  • Accumulation of Pigments

    This lesson describes collection on exogenous and exogenous pigments and their clinical significance. We talk about different types of pigments connected with hemoglobin metabolism and about their clinical significance, about calcification, accumulation of melanin, and other topics.

  • Necrosis and Death

    Valar Morghulis

  • Tumors

    In this lesson we'll discuss different aspects of various types of tumors.

Pathology: Organs and Systems

  • Respiratory Pathology

    This lesson describes common lung diseases such as asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, pneumonia, and lung cancer.

    Respiratory Pathology Class Notes and FAQ Video

  • Gastrointestinal Pathology

    This lesson describes the most common pathological conditions of the gastrointestinal tract such as esophagitis, gastritis, gastric ulcer, ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. Also, we talk about the main features of cancerous conditions in this system.

    Gastrointestinal Pathology Class Notes and FAQ Video

  • Liver and Bile Duct Pathology

    This lesson talks about liver diseases, and pathological conditions of gallbladder, bile ducts and exocrine pancreas.

    Liver and Bile Duct Pathology Class Notes and FAQ Video

  • Renal Pathology

    This lesson describes glomerular and tubular inflammatory conditions.

  • Endocrine Pathology

    This lesson talks about pathological conditions of thyroid and parathyroid glands, endocrine pancreas, adrenals, hypophysis, hypothalamus, etc.

  • Female Reproductive System

    This lesson describes the pathology of the vagina, cervix, uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries such as endometriosis, vaginitis, cervical and endometrial cancer etc.