Naked Pathology

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

01 September 2011

A 1936 autopsy specimen from a 37 year old children's nurse admitted for painful swellings of the neck and loss of...

01 September 2011

An 1861 autopsy specimen from a 32 year old woman admitted for enlargement of the abdomen. She died a week after her...

01 September 2011

A 1938 autopsy specimen from a 53 year old sailor who fell down a companionway on board ship on March 20th. He was...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from the former Wellcome collection, consisting of the kidney, pelvis and ureter showing...

01 September 2011

A 1904 autopsy specimen consisting of the heart opened to demonstrate hydatid cysts in various stages of evolution. No...

01 September 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 65 year old woman who complained of a small swelling in the abdominal wall following a...

01 September 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 20 year old woman from Pakistan who presented with right iliac fossa pain three...

01 September 2011

A 1998 autopsy specimen from a 35 year old Ugandan female, who presented at the late stage of Aids with a CD4 count of...

01 September 2011

A 1958 autopsy specimen from a patient who died of a'byronesque' massive pulmonary haemorrhage due to...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 29 year old woman from Portugal who was admitted to the intensive care unit on 17.10.76. She...

01 September 2011

A 1958 autopsy specimen from a 54 year old man admitted with a history of attacks of colicky abdominal pain. On...

01 September 2011

First specimen: A surgical resection specimen from a 57 year old woman who had had intermittent attacks of severe upper...

01 September 2011

A 1987 operative specimen from a 67 year old man who presented with a two year history of a progressively enlarging...

01 September 2011

An 1864 autopsy specimen from a 36 year old man admitted for stricture of the urethra. When about to be discharged,...

01 August 2011

A 1977 autopsy specimen from a 47 year old female. For 5 years she had had progressive leg weakness, inco-ordination of...

01 August 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a middle aged woman who died suddenly. No further clinical details available.

01 August 2011

Autopsy specimens from a 35 year old male with known HIV infection. He was admitted to hospital with diarrhoea and...

01 August 2011

A 1958 diagnostic biopsy specimen. No clinical history available. One portion of the specimen shows black pigmented...

01 August 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a woman of 56 who had a history of 5 years of increasing breathlessness. Eighteen months...

01 August 2011

A 1960 surgical resection specimen from a 64 year old man admitted with obstructive jaundice of three weeks duration....

01 August 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 42 year old man admitted for attacks of colicky pain of four months duration....

01 August 2011

A 1971 autopsy specimen from a child who died of diphtheria. The specimen consists of the tongue, larynx and upper half...

01 August 2011

A 1967 autopsy specimen from a 56 year old female who died of congestive cardiac failure.

01 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 54 year old man, with known longstanding hydatid disease, who died of chronic renal failure.