The essentials of vascular pathology

Vascular pathology is defined as the abnormalities of the arterial and venous blood vessels and the lymphatic vessels. Endothelial cell injury usually leads to the development of either arterial or venous change.The lymphatic diseases mostly result from inflammation, infection, and neoplasm....

Category : Review Articles

Assessment of the usefulness of the knowledge of Pathology for clinical medical students - A multi-center study

Pathology courses are taught to undergraduate medical students to provide them with basic foundation for clinical sciences. However, there is hardly any form of assessment of how relevant and helpful these pathology courses are to the students in the clinical years and even beyond. ...

Category : Original Articles

Standardization of the Colorectal Carcinoma Surgical Pathology Report

In 2010 Department of Pathology Siriraj Hospital had introduced a standardization program for reporting colorectal carcinoma. Then the completeness and accuracy of pathology reports were assessed. Slides were reviewed for accuracy of pT stage and rectal circumferential margin status. After standardization program the percentage of pT4 lesion...

Category : Original Articles

Diagnostic accuracy of fine needle aspiration cytology of salivary glands

Fine needle aspiration (FNA) cytology of suspected salivary gland lesions has an established role in preoperative diagnosis and management of patients. However diverse morphological patterns and overlapping features make it a challenging job, to give a precise diagnosis, at times. The aim of the present study is to investigate the accuracy...

Category : Original Articles

Developing Pathology Services in Resource Poor Settings An Invitation to the International Academy of Pathology Meeting Bangkok 2014

The delivery of high quality laboratory medicine services in developing countries of low economic resources poses particular problems. International efforts to help develop pathology take many forms and include educa- tional and training initiatives by a number of organisations, although these are often disparate. In this article we will...

Category : Special Articles

Frontoethmoidal encephalomeningocele histopathology and proposed mechanism of developing lesion

The purpose of this study is to describe histopathological fi ndings of frontoethmoidal meningoencephalocele (FEEM), and to correlate with the embryogenesis. The study materials were gathered from 86 cases of FEEM, during 1995-2005. The histopathology was observed in terms of the pattern of the lesion, the relation to the skin and surrounding soft tissue,...

Author : Chariyabhorn Khamjai, M.D., Tumtip Sangruchi, M.D.
Category : Original Articles