Mammalian Pathology 1 (VTPA 820.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
VTPA 820 01 September 2018 Bruce Wobeser
VTPA 820 01 September 2017 Helene Philibert
VTPA 820 01 September 2016


Introduces students to the gross and microscopic postmortem examination of animals and tissues submitted for diagnosis. Pathogenesis and diagnostic procedures, including a variety of ancillary tests, are emphasized. Students will participate in the prosection of submitted specimens and description and discussion of a set of histologic slides. Selected cases are discussed at bi-weekly conferences and students are expected to present seminars based on case material.

Permission of instructor required.


Students take VTPA 820 to 823 as a series from I through IV.

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