This "Pathways" program provides Anatomic and Clinical Pathology cases that include a history, potential answers, rationale, and relevant references. Cases for March include the following sub-specialties: Pulmonary Pathology, Cardiovascular Pathology, Hematopathology, and Laboratory Genetics and Genomics.
This "Pathways" program provides an Anatomic Pathology case that includes a history, potential answers, rationale, and relevant references. This case sub-specialty is Cardiovascular Pathology.
A 50-year-old man who was known to have systemic hypertension developed sudden onset of severe back pain with associated diaphoresis. He lost consciousness approximately one hour after the onset of symptoms and, despite resuscitation attempts, died. An autopsy was conducted and he was found to have an acute aortic dissection [...]