Lab Exercises by Dr John L. Robertson, VMRCVM
Sample Cases by
Drs Blaise Burke (VMRCVM), John Robertson (VMRCVM) Tom Caceci (VMRCVM/VCOM) & Arben Santo (VCOM)

Web Design by Dr Tom Caceci


LAB 1:     CELL INJURY 1
LAB 2:     CELL INJURY 2

VETERINARY CASE STUDIES IN ACCUMULATION & CELLULAR INJURY:

Cell Swelling: Cystitis
Coagulative Necrosis: Infectious Necrotic Hepatitis
Coagulative Necrosis: Hepatosis Dietetica
Caseous Necrosis/Granuloma Formation in Blastomycosis
Caseous Necrosis/Granuloma Formation: Tuberculosis
Liquefactive Necrosis: Brain Tumor & Encephalomalacia
Liquefactive Necrosis: Encapsulated Septic Abscess
Fat Necrosis: Acute Pancreatitis
Dystrophic Calcification
Lipid Accumulation: Ideopathic Feline Hepatic Lipidosis
Lipid Accumulation: Ketosis in Ruminants
Hyaline Accumulation: Oxalate Toxicity
Amyloid Accumulation: Diabetes Mellitus
Amyloid Accumulation: Renal Failure

OTHER EXAMPLES OF CELL INJURY & DEATH

Ischemia, Acetaminophen Toxicity, Tuberculosis, Pancreatitis; Role of Subcellular Organelles
Mechanisms of Ischemia

LAB 3:     CELL PIGMENTATION & ADAPTATION

Neurogenic Atrophy
Iron Accumulation: Hemosiderosis

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

LAB 4:     ACUTE & CHRONIC INFLAMMATION

A General Discussion of Leukocytosis

A General Discussion of Acute and Chronic Inflammation

VETERINARY CASE STUDIES IN INFLAMMATION

Acute Inflammation : Chemical Dermatitis
Exudative Inflammation: Feline Infectious Peritonitis
Ulcerative Inflammation: Bovine Viral Diarrhea
Purulent Inflammation: Thrombotic Meningoencephalitis in Cattle Caused by H. somnus
Hemorrhagic Purulent Inflammation: Aspiration Pneumonia
Fibrinopurulent Inflammation: Pasteurellosis ("Shipping Fever")
Chronic Inflammation: Interstitial Nephritis
Chronic Inflammation: Foreign Body Granuloma From Retained Sutures

OTHER EXAMPLES OF INFLAMMATION

Patterns of Acute Inflammation
Patterns of Chronic Inflammation
Gastric Ulcer
Chronic Granulomatous Disease


LAB 5:     REPAIR & RESTORATION

Wound Healing

LAB 6:     AMYLOIDOSIS

Case of Amyloidosis

LAB 7:     VASCULAR DISORDERS 1
LAB 8:     VASCULAR DISORDERS 2
LAB 9:     NEOPLASIA 1
LAB 10:    NEOPLASIA 2
LAB 11:    NEOPLASIA 3

3 LECTURES ON NEOPLASIA

Overview (PDF)
Mechanisms (PDF)
Examples
(PDF)


GROSS PATHOLOGY IMAGES


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