Case studies the department of pathology at university of pittsburgh school of medicine has formatted many pathology cases for online viewing the case database is growing constantly, with these cases fall into several categories and reflect the broad scope of our department's clinical and diagnostic expertise. Case of the month: genitourinary pathology march 1, 2017 a three-year-old male was brought to his pediatrician for persistent abdominal pain and distension the boy was found to have a palpable abdominal mass on his right side following concerning findings on an initial ultrasound, the patient was found to have. Journal of clinical trials, pathology and case studies journal of clinical trials, pathology and case studies is a leading international journal covering all aspects journal of clinical trials, pathology and case studies (cpcs) is a broad-based journal that aims to publish the most exciting case studies in clinical and. In july 1995, the department of pathology began highlighting a new clinical pathology case every month, to be called the case of the month normally, these are cases of greater than normal clinical interest, cases with unusual symptoms and/or diagnostic findings, or cases involving rare diseases or conditions below is a. Serum acetylcholine receptor antibodies can be detected in dogs and cats with myasthenia gravis, and type ii m muscle antibody titers are used to confirm masticatory muscle myositis muscle and nerve biopsies are essential for diagnosis and characterization of many neuromuscular disorders in some cases, brain biopsy. Case #1 in pdf · case #2 : equine (weight loss, generalized weakness), case # 2 in pdf · case #3 : feline (complete anorexia), case #3 in pdf · case #4 : bovine (pregnant dairy cow, loss of appetite ), case #4 in pdf · case #5 : canine (anorexia, generalized weakness, pale mucous membranes), case #5 in pdf.
Familiarity with the pathology environment empowers the student to use pathology with greater ease a bank of case studies that can be expanded to include all medical disciplines will facilitate the application of a problem based approach and enhance communication between the basic science disciplines and the clinical. Wyatt has a history of seasonal atopic dermatitis, but he has become progressively more pruritic over the past few weeks review all the details of wyatt's case and help him overcome the itch source-image case 11 the case of the shaky kitty veterinary medicine: jun 01, 2012 by jennifer l garcia, dvm, dacvim. To complement the text practical pathology of chest disease, we will present case studies that illustrate pathological and radiographic changes of disease a clinical summary will be followed by descriptions of pertinent radiographs and images of the histology based on these, the viewer can.
Authors dennis denicola, dvm, phd, dacvp chief veterinary educator, clinical pathologist, idexx laboratories dr denicola completed his dvm in 1978 and his phd in 1981, both at purdue university for more than twenty years, he served as educator in clinical and surgical pathology in addition, he directed the. I advise approaching these clinical cases as if you were seeing a real patient the subjects will give you their histories and the laboratory and x-ray departments are ready to work for you you may find several links on each page and the smart person will click on each one each case has an index so you can bookmark.
-lisa stempak, md, is an assistant professor of pathology at the university of mississippi medical center in jackson, ms she is certified by the american board of pathology in anatomic and clinical pathology as well as medical microbiology she is the director of the microbiology and serology laboratories her interests. Full text full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version get a printable copy (pdf file) of the complete article (293k), or click on a page image below to browse page by page icon of scanned page 177 177 articles from journal of clinical pathology are provided here courtesy of bmj publishing group. American society for clinical pathology case studies histoplasmosis in pleural effusion in a 23-year-old man with mixed-phenotype acute leukemia · r634w kit mutation in an adult with systemic mastocytosis what clinical laboratorians should do in response to extremely low hemoglobin a1c results.
Each month, a case and a series of questions can be emailed to interested individuals 4-6 weeks in advance of publication. Department of pathology, university of oklahoma health sciences center pathology case studies the department of pathology at university of pittsburgh school of medicine pathology clinical cases indiana university school of medicine pathophysiology and therapeutics of gastrointestinal disorders.