Anatomic Pathology

A.Y. 2020/2021
6
Max ECTS
76
Overall hours
SSD
MED/08
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to provide students with the tools to learn the pathological basis of organ and apparatus diseases and to be able to integrate macroscopic changes, histological and cytological modifications and molecular alterations into the clinical picture. The course will also describe the main diagnostic procedures in surgical pathology, the professional tasks, responsibilities and fields of activity of the pathologist. Teaching approach will be strictly integrated with that applied in the pathology modules of the system disease courses.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student has to
· become acquainted with the most important diagnostic tools (exfoliative and aspirative cytology, histology, cytology, frozen section) and techniques (immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology) of the surgical pathology;
· be aware of the possible applications of such tools in preventive medicine (cytological and molecular screening), in clinical diagnostics and in the evaluation of prognostic and predictive parameters;
· be able to properly interpret and integrate in the clinic the information provided by the pathology report for an appropriate therapeutic decision-making process.
Course syllabus and organization

Linea: Policlinico

MED/08 - PATHOLOGY - University credits: 6
Informal teaching: 16 hours
Lessons: 60 hours

Linea: San Donato

MED/08 - PATHOLOGY - University credits: 6
Informal teaching: 16 hours
Lessons: 60 hours
Professor: Viale Giuseppe

Linea: San Giuseppe

MED/08 - PATHOLOGY - University credits: 6
Informal teaching: 16 hours
Lessons: 60 hours
Professor: Pelosi Giuseppe
Professor(s)
Reception:
Monday 12.00-13.00
Interhospital Pathology Division, Science and Technology Park, Via Fantoli 16/15, 20138 Milano