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 liver from a woman aged 55 from Dominica who suffered from Schistosomamansoni infection. Death was due to...

01 September 2011

A 1931 autopsy specimen from a man, aged 71, who had had a coronary occlusion two and a half years prior to his death....

01 September 2011

A normal Liver View from the cisceral aspect to show the normal lobar architecture. Probe key:- Hepatic artery (Red);...

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

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

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

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

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

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 August 2011

An incidental finding at autopsy on a man of 70, a hypertensive subject who collapsed and died of heart failure at home...

01 August 2011

Two surgical resection specimens. The first,consists of half of an amputated left foot showing a well marked mycetoma...

01 August 2011

A 1976 autopsy preparation comprising sections of coronary arteries from six different individuals who died from...

01 August 2011

A 1942 autopsy specimen from a 59 year old woman who had maintained a prostitute's business from a railway...

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

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

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

01 August 2011

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