Pathology Archive

Myocardial Infarction Made Easy

The 4 Ischemic Heart Diseases caused due to imbalance between supply and demand of the heart for oxygenated blood are: Acute Myocardial Infarction (MI) Angina Pectoris Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease (IHD) Sudden Cardiac Death Myocardial Infarction (MI) Commonly known as a heart attack, is ...Read More

Pathogenesis of Glomerular Injury

Primary Immunopathogenic mechanism: Initiator of the disease process by: Antibody mediated injury: immune complex deposition or cytotoxic antibodies T-cell mediated immune injury: non-immune complex deposition mechanism Secondary immunopathogenic mechanism: Role of mediators of the disease: A) Cells: Neutrophils and monocytes Macrophages, T lymphocytes and ...Read More

Morphology of Alcoholic Liver Disease

Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD) is a term used to describe the spectrum of liver injury associated with acute andchronic alcoholism. The 3 stages of Alcoholic Liver Disease are: Hepatic steatosis (fatty change) Alcoholic hepatitis Alcoholic cirrhosis Interrelationships among stages of Alcoholic Liver Disease: Gross ...Read More