Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 February 2012

A 1977 autopsy specimen from a 70 year old lady, admitted as an emergency, with drowsiness and a flaccid paralysis of...

01 February 2012

A 1960 autopsy specimen from a 50 year old woman who had noticed a lump in her right breast 5.5 months prior to her...

01 February 2012

An autopsy specimen from a 3 year old child who had had hydrocephalus since birth. Head circumference reaching 55 cm by...

01 February 2012

Two autopsy specimens from the 1940s, the first from a forty year old woman found dead, with her head comfortably set...

01 January 2012

A 1932 autopsy specimen from an eight day old male infant, admitted for vomiting after feeds he was 2 lbs below correct...

01 January 2012

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

01 January 2012

In both cases these specimens were found at autopsy performed on patients who died from other causes. There is no...

01 January 2012

A 1967 autopsy specimen from a 60 year old woman admitted with abdominal distension, which had developed over the...

01 January 2012

A 1944 autopsy specimen from an 82 year old man who died of senility and heart failure after becoming progressively...

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 1954 autopsy specimen from a 70 year old male inpatient of Buckland Hospital (Mental Institution).

01 January 2012

A 1944 autopsy specimen from a 60 year old woman who started to have epigastric pain in 1942. This came on almost...

01 January 2012

A 1965 operative resection specimen from a 36 year old woman who had suffered bleeding from the rectum intermittently...

01 January 2012

An 1890 autopsy specimen from a 49 year old woman, admitted under Dr. Goodhart for jaundice with pyrexia and...

01 January 2012

A 1972 autopsy specimen from a patient who died in Guy's hospital. No further clinical information available.

01 January 2012

An operative resection specimen removed from a child of seven years of age who was admitted to the N.I.O.C. Hospital in...

01 January 2012

A 1941 autopsy specimen from a young woman who died having developed severe neutropaenia following treatment of her...

01 January 2012

A 1980 operative resection specimen from an infant delivered after a normal pregnancy, immediately noted to have a...

01 January 2012

A 1971 autopsy specimen from a 91 year old man who went on an outing organised by an old people's home. He had a...

01 January 2012

A 1902 autopsy specimen from a 69 year old man admitted under Dr. Taylor for abdominal distension and acute obstruction...

01 January 2012

Acute intestinal obstruction developed on 7.12.57 with profuse vomiting. Laparotomy was performed the next day and an...

01 January 2012

An operative resection specimen. No further clinical information available.

01 January 2012

A 1968 autopsy specimen from a 46 year old man. Admitted complaining of pain and ulceration in the back passage for...