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This department houses two lecture halls, seminar hall, museum and practical hall. The total plinth area is …………… It was constructed in the year……………..

Academic Activities 2009-10

Undergraduates Students – Routine Theory, Practical classes, symposiums, group discussions & Periodical Vertical and horizontal integration programmes.

Post graduates Teaching Curriculum includes

Short topics
Slide discussion
Journal Club
Classes on histopathology & grossing
Autopsy Classes
Clinical Pathology case discussions
Paramedical DMLT course –lectures & practicals are taken
Other Activities
Clinical Society Meeting
Cases presented
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Amelanotic Melanoma
Dysgerminoma ovary
Fibroadenoma in perineal region
Well differentiated Lipo Sarcoma

Organisation & Activities

The Department of Pathology has the following divisions
Clinical Pathology
Surgical Pathology
Cyto Pathology
Autopsy Pathology

The Laboratory is fully equipped with the following equipments :

Automatic cell counter

Automatic tissue Processor

Coagulometer, QBC, urinometer

The Department has started doing immune histo chemical marker studies for tumors.

Services Provided

Fluid Cytology
CSF – Cell Analysis
Immunio Histo chemistry
Coagulation Profile
Haemotological parameters & special tests like osmotic fragility
Bone marrow
Routine Urine tests


Research Activities 2009-10

Morphology of coronary artery in patients dying of myocardial infarction and correlation with antecedent clinical condition.
Role of enterochromaffin cells in neurogenic appendicopathy.
Correlation of clinical staging of carcinoma stomach with its mucin producing capacity.
Role of HER-2 neu as prognostic factor in breast carcinoma.
Comparison of staging with grading in breast carcinoma.
Role of vascular invasion in prognosis in breast carcinoma.
Role of abberant crypt foci as precursors of adenoma & cancer in colon.
Correlation of histopathology and Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology in Soft tissue lesions.
Correlation of histopathology and Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology in Thyroid lesions.
Clinicopathologic study of breast carcinoma. ER, PR, status and lymph node metastasis.
Clinicopathologic study and immunohistochemical correlation of ER, PR, & HER-2 neu status in carcinoma breast.


CME Organised

CME on Gynaecological Pathology
CME on Haematopathology
CME on uropathology
CME on Soft Tissue by international faculty DR V.P SUMATHI , FRCPath.,from Birmingham UK

Paper /Poster Presentation


A case series of neuroendocrine tumors of the GIT

Peutz jegar polyp in the stomach

An intresting case of atypical lipomatous tumor- case report

An intresting case of palatal perforation

Future Goals

To have a full-fledged immuno histo chemical lab and nephro pathology lab.

BLOOD BANK which is annexed to this department.


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