Naked Pathology

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

01 July 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from an 82 year old lady who had been confined to bed for five days with pain in the upper...

01 July 2011

This 34 year old woman developed intermittent lower abdominal pain with loose diarrhoea containing mucus. The symptoms...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 36 year old male who, having joined the army in "A1" condition subsequently...

01 July 2011

A horizontal section of the upper heart showing the anatomical relations of the tricuspid, mitral, aortic and pulmonary...

01 July 2011

A 1940 autopsy specimen from the London Hospital, comprising an almost healed tuberculous spine with marked kyphosis....

01 July 2011

A 1946 autopsy specimen from a 35 year old clerk, who had had rheumatic fever at the age of 13 and was confined to bed...

01 July 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 73 year old woman who developed tabesdorsalis in 1952, aortic incompetence in 1957, sero...

01 July 2011

An 1862 autopsy specimen from a 60 year old man admitted to Guy's with typhoid dying a fortnight afterwards.

01 July 2011

A 1946 autopsy specimen from a 29 year old man, engaged in excavation work at Chingford, was knocked down and crushed...

01 July 2011

An 1899 autopsy specimen from an 8 month old child admitted on July 20th for convulsions, which had commenced five days...

01 July 2011

A 1933 autopsy specimen comprising a section of bladder from a case of Schistosoma haematobium infestation. The bladder...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 59 year old man admitted with chest pain. An antero-septal infarct was diagnosed. He...

01 July 2011

1954 autopsy specimens from a 69 year old woman. She complained of pain in the chest during the day, retired to bed at...

01 July 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 July 2011

A 1975 autopsy specimen from a 50 year old woman with a long history of chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The specimen...

01 July 2011

A 1956 autopsy specimen from a female neonate who died the day following birth from the effects of an intra-cranial...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 30 year old woman who continued to bleed following a miscarriage. The bleeding became more...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen, consisting of a section of lung showing an extensive area of pneumonic consolidation. Histology...

01 July 2011

A 1966 autopsy specimen from a man who was 27 when he died. He had been cyanosed from birth and suffered marked...

01 June 2011

A 1975 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old woman, a diabetic, who was admitted after collapsing at home. She gave a...

01 June 2011

An incidental finding from the autopsy of a 74 year old woman who died from bronchopneumonia.

01 June 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 48 year old obese woman who had been in hospital for 5 months suffering from a...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 20 year old man, who presented to his G.P. with crampy, abdominal pain and episodic...

01 June 2011

A 1942 resection specimen comprising a hemisected onchocercal nodule excised from the subcutaneous tissues of the...