Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

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...

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 1938 autopsy specimen from a 46 year old man who had "not had a day's illness" from childhood until...

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

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

01 August 2011

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

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

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

From a hyperteloric child of five, pale, weak and with mild rachitic changes, who had bled slightly from the rectum...

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

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

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

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 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 1969 autopsy specimen from a middle aged woman who died suddenly. No further clinical details available.

01 August 2011

A 1954 autopsy specimen consisting of a slice of indurated lung showing bronchiectasis and cystic cavitation with...

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....

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...