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DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY

 

 

       
 

Department of Pathology, Madurai Medical College, Madurai is a Post Graduate Department operating from 1954 headed by various professors at different stages and period. There are various academic activities and diagnostic work performed in the Department of Pathology, Madurai Medical College, Madurai.

 

 

TEACHING AND ACADEMIC WORK

 

There are 150 MBBS students/year and 2 post graduates students in M.D. Pathology/year are trained by the teaching faculty of Pathology Department as per the MCI norms under the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University affiliation. In addition the DMLT students, D. Pharm and B. Sc. Nursing students are also trained in the Pathology Department every year.

 

Teaching faculty available in the Department are 

 

Professor                                       -     1

Associate Professor                    -      3

Assistant Professor/Tutor           -    12

 

The following teaching programmes are conducted in the Department of Pathology every month.

 

Journal Club
 

Seminar
 

Slide Discussion
 

Pathologists meet to discuss interesting and rare cases (10 CME/yr.)

 

The following papers were published in Med-e-J of the Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai – 32.

 

Leyding cell tumor of Testis                            -    2011
 

Ovarian carcinoid                                               -    2011
 

Multiple GIST with Neurofibromatosis           -    2012
 

Vulval fibro adenoma                                        -    2012
 

 

Our Post Graduate Student Dr. K. Subathra has won the Gold Medal in M.D. Pathology for the year 2012 April from The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai – 32.

 

 

DIAGNOSTIC WORK

 


The Govt. Rajaji Hospital caters the health need of people in and around Madurai District.

 

All types of general and specialty surgeries are done here. These operated specimens are collected in room No. 26 (Clinical Pathology wing of Department of Pathology, Madurai Medical College, Madurai) and sent to of Pathology, Madurai Medical College, Madurai for the final diagnosis.  

 

 

The following diagnostic works are done in the Department of Pathology.

 

Histopathology                   : 11735/Year
Haemotology                      : 1683/Year
Cytology                               : 2287/Year
Clinical Pathology              : 124887/Year
Clinical Post Mortem         : 5/Year
Forensic Histopatholog    : 10/yea

 

RESEARCH WORK

 

The following research work is carried out in the Department of Pathology for the past                  5 year by the Post Graduates students under the guidance of Professor of Pathology. 

 

 

Year

Dissertation Topic

2007

A Correlative cytological and Histopathological study on lesions of salivary gland 

A Correlative cytological and Histopathological study on Superficial Lymphadenopathy

2008

Morphological and cytochemical correlation of acute Luekemias

A Correlation between Pap Smear and cervical biopsy

2009

A Correlative study on Broncho alveolar lavage cytology with histopathology in patients with pulmonary lesion

A study on urinary cytology with histopathological correlation in lesions of urinary bladder

2010

Morphological Pattern of Anemia in children

Evaluation of upper gastrointestinal biopsy lesions with special reference to helicobacter pylori infection

2011

Histopathological evaluation of cases of Leprosy in and around Madurai with special reference to histomorphological sub typing

Study on Cases of Malignant round blue cell tumors in and around Madurai: A statistical Evaluation

2012

Histopathological study of prostatic lesions with Assessment of Premalignant and Malignant lesions.

A Clinico Pathological study of Ovarian Tumours

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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