At the end of course the student will be able to distinguish the type of cyto-histopathological samples and to adopt correctly the appropriate conservation techniques;
use an appropriate language, but understandable, demonstrating to have learned the elementary notions related to the alterations of organs and tissues, not neoplastic and neoplastic.
Should teaching be carried out in mixed mode or remotely, it may be necessary to introduce changes with respect to previous statements, in line with the programme planned and outlined in the syllabus.
Elements of histocitopathological technique
Histopathological examinations: incisional and excisional biopsies, surgical biopsy, cytological examinations. Examples
Preservation of biological samples: chemical and physical fixation; intraoperative histological examination. Examples
General Pathological Anatomy
Non-neoplastic alterations: hypertrophy, hyperplasia, atrophy, hypotrophy, aplasia, metaplasia; examples
Non-neoplastic cellular necrosis: meaning, particular types; apoptosis; examples
Neoplasms: general characters: dysplasia, carcinoma in situ, invasive carcinoma; examples
Benign and malignant, epithelial and non-epithelial tumors: classification; examples
Grade and stage of neoplasia: examples
Anatomia Patologica- Le basi- Luigi Ruco, Aldo Scarpa. Edizioni UTET