Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 August 2011

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

01 August 2011

Both atrio-ventricular valves, mitral and tricuspid, mounted side by side.

01 August 2011

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

01 August 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 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from an 86 year old man who presented with abdominal pain. A clinical diagnosis of abdominal aortic...

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 1952 operative resection specimen from a 52 year old woman who had had a large goitre for two years associated only...

01 August 2011

A 1977 autopsy specimen from a 76 year old grocer, who presented with a vague history of weakness and pallor. On direct...

01 August 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen from a 43 year old man who collapsed at work and was taken semiconscious to his local hospital...

01 August 2011

A sagittal section of primate brain showing cysticercosis.

01 August 2011

A 1946 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old female admitted with loss of energy and drowsiness. On examination, she was...

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 segment of small intestine opened to show granularity and early ulceration due to schistosomiasis. No clinical...

01 August 2011

A selection of autopsy cardiac specimens comprising Starr-Edwards silastic ball valves, a Bjork-Shiley tilting valve...

01 August 2011

A 1957 autopsy specimen from a 55 year old man who collapsed in the street and was brought dead to the Bethnal Green...

01 August 2011

A 1974 autopsy specimen from a 25 year old male who died on ITU of multiorgan failure. The lung shows the features of...

01 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 60 year old hypertensive man, one month before death he had an attack of dizziness, with...

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 1961 Ugandan autopsy specimen. The specimen is a parasagittal section through the base of the skull of a male aged 13...

01 August 2011

A 1961 autopsy specimen from a 44 year old woman who was first admitted to Guy's four years before her death....

01 August 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a 76 year old woman admitted in congestive heart failure. A rumbling apical diastolic...

01 August 2011

A collection of gallstones found during routine autopsy in 75 successive cases, covering a wide field of trauma and...

01 August 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from an 88 year old woman who was found lying dead on the hearthrug of her bedroom, two days...