Naked Pathology

Video commentaries of human histopathology specimens from London pathology museums. Produced by Jem Rashbass for the Royal College of Pathologists, London.

01 January 2012

An operative resection specimen from a 28 year old man who had had central abdominal pain for about nine days. This...

01 January 2012

A 1927 autopsy specimen from the Lambeth hospital. No further clinical information available.

01 October 2011

A 1957 autopsy specimen from a 29 year old woman found to have pulmonary tuberculosis when she attended the antenatal...

01 October 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen from a 19 year old male who was diagnosed with congenital heart disease at the age of two. He...

01 October 2011

A 1923 autopsy specimen from a 63 year old man who died of carcinoma of the lung. No further clinical details available.

01 October 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a 17 year old garage attendant who had become lethargic and lost his appetite some nine...

01 October 2011

A 1952 autopsy specimen from a 40 year old man who had no history of rheumatic fever but had been rejected for military...

01 October 2011

A 1967 operative resection specimen from a 55 year old woman who had had melaena stools for several weeks before...

01 October 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen from a 14 year old recognised to have congenital disease from birth. She did not walk until...

01 October 2011

A 1963 autopsy specimen from the Mayo clinic. The specimen is a slice of lung from a fatal case of acute...

01 October 2011

UPPER: A 1947 autopsy specimen from a 39 year old woman who had been attending Guy's as an Outpatient for mitral...

01 October 2011

A 1946 autopsy specimen from a 58 year old woman who had suffered from chronic cough due to bronchiectasis. She was...

01 October 2011

An operative resection specimen found lying free in the peritoneal cavity of a 51 year old man during laparotomy being...

01 October 2011

A 1983 autopsy specimen. No clinical information available.

01 October 2011

A 1948 operative resection specimen from a nine year old girl admitted with a three day history of nausea, vomiting and...

01 October 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 75 year old woman who collapsed at home. She died shortly after being admitted to hospital....

01 October 2011

A 1967 autopsy specimen from a 29 year old West Indian labourer found to have a cardiac lesion, after mass miniature...

01 September 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 65 year old business man, with a history of hypertension. He awoke one night with...

01 September 2011

A 1917 autopsy specimen from an officer in the British army in France who until the day before his death was in robust...

01 September 2011

A 1936 autopsy specimen from a man aged 34 who first presented with tuberculosis of the hip at the age of 9 years. Six...

01 September 2011

This is an example of an unused pig valve prepared for replacement of a human cardiac valve.

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 42 year old man admitted with a six week history of colic often with bouts of vomiting. The...

01 September 2011

A 1931 autopsy specimen from a 27 year old man admitted for diarrhoea which had been intermittent for three months. The...

01 September 2011

A surgical resection specimen from a 35 year old man. He presented with right hypochondrial pain of 10 months duration...