Naked Pathology

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

01 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 62 year old man, who collapsed in a cinema at 15:45 complaining of pain starting in the...

01 August 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 22 year old man, admitted with severe bloody diarrhoea ten days duration. He had...

01 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 39 year old male who had acquired amoebiasis in India. The liver shows two abscesses with...

01 August 2011

A surgically resected specimen of a fibrosed testis and epididymis, from a Fijian patient with bancroftian filariasis...

01 August 2011

A 1911 autopsy specimen from a man aged 40 years, who was admitted under Dr. Shaw for pain in the left loin. He had had...

01 August 2011

A 1936 autopsy specimen from a 48 year old solicitor's clerk, who had had no medical attention for twenty-five...

01 August 2011

A resin cast of the aortic root, right and left coronary arteries.

01 August 2011

An autopsy from a 75 year old woman, who was celebrating her birthday by giving a tea party when she "came over...

01 August 2011

A 1944 autopsy specimen from a 56 year old man dying of primary carcinoma of the lung. A septic pleural effusion...

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 1927 autopsy specimen from a stillborn foetus. Mother was a primagravida and the stillbirth occurred after an...

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 July 2011

A 1954 autopsy specimen from a 44 year old woman. She complained of pain in the mid and lower abdomen on January 23rd,...

01 July 2011

George B., aged 48 years, was admitted under Sir Arbuthnot Lane for constipation and abdominal distension dating from...

01 July 2011

A 1935 operative resection specimen from a50 year old insurance clerk, ill for three months with dysphagia, flatulence...

01 July 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a 60 year old male, who had undergone aortic valve replacement ten years previously for...

01 July 2011

A 1925 surgical resection specimen from the London Hospital, comprising a hemisected lower leg including half of the...

01 July 2011

A 1947 autopsy specimen from a 56 year old man who dropped dead while walking across Tower bridge. He had no previous...

01 July 2011

A 1938 autopsy specimen from a seventeen month old child who had been drowsy, drawing up his legs and occasionally...

01 July 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen from a woman aged 53 years, who had had difficulty in swallowing for about eight years before...

01 July 2011

A 1973 autopsy specimen consisting of a vertical slice of an enlarged kidney (225g) from an Irish woman, aged 47, who...