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'The dead rejoice in teaching the living'

Click on organ/system below to access images & descriptions


Organ/System
Code
Cardiovascular
A
Respiratory
B
Alimentary
C
Hepatobiliary
D
Urinary
E
Genital
F
Endocrine
G
Musculoskeletal
H
Skin & Special Senses
I
Other/Miscellaneous
J
Haematopoietic
K
Nervous
L

 

PATHOLOGY IMAGE DATABASE
This is a comprehensive collection of pathology images consisting of gross and micrscopic images arranged according to system.

Description of Specimen Codes

Each specimen has a 2 letter code followed by a number ( e.g. UR-01).

The first letter denotes the organ system the specimen is from.


The second letter denotes the disease group shown in the specimen:

C = Congenital/Developmental Defects
N = Neoplastic Disorders (Benign/Malignant)
O = Other/Unclassified
R = Reactive/Inflammation/Injury/Degenerative






The number refers to the individual specimen.

Example: ER-01

E = Urinary System
R = Reactive/Inflammation/Injury/Degeneration
01 = Specimen Number

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