Learning outcomes of the course unit
Provide the instruments for the correct management and the macro/micro assessment of tissue samples.
As for the integrated course.
Course contents summary
Principles of light and electron microscopy; tissue processing for light and electron microscopy; basic and special stains with special reference to immunohistochemical methods; functions and procedures of the Surgical Pathology lab; molecular methods in Surgical Pathology.
Kumar, Abbas and Fausto: “Robbins e Cotran: The pathologic basis of diseases” Ed. Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia USA.
lectures and labs; oral exam.