MBBS Curriculum Pathology

Sr. No Topic Learning objectives
(At the end of the study the student should be able to)
Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time
1 Cellular responses to stress & toxic insults; Adaptation, injury, and Death. Defines and enumerate the cause of diseases, Modes of cell injury,Necrosis &  gangrene,Intracellular accumulations and alterations,

Cellular Adaptations/ Growth disturbances,

Disturbances of pigment metabolismDisturbances of Mineral metabolism

To cover, Definitions and causes of diseases,Modes of cell injury,Necrosis &  gangrene, Intracellular accumulations and alterations,Cellular

Adaptations/ Growth disturbances Disturbances of pigment metabolismDisturbances of
Mineral metabolism

Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 05 Hrs
2 Acute & Chronic Inflammation  Explain Acute inflammation, Chemical mediators of Inflammation, Chronic inflammation (including  granulomatous) To Cover, Acute inflammation, Chemical mediators of Inflammation, Chronic inflammation (including  granulomatous) Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 03 Hrs
3 Tissue Renewal, Repair, and Regeneration Explain  the process of Regeneration and repair (general), Repair in specialized tissues To Cover, Regeneration and repair (general), Repair in specialized tissues Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 01 Hrs
4 Hemodynamic Disorders, Thromboembolic Disease, and Shock Define Pathogenesis etiology,  discuss the Edema hyperanemia congestion Hyperaemia and Haemorrhage Embolism and Infarction Thrombosis & Shock To cover,
Definitions Pathogenesis etiology, Edema hyperanemia congestion Hyperaemia & Haemorrhage Embolism and Infarction Thrombosis & Shock
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 05 hrs
5 Genetic disorders Discuss Mutation, Mendelian disorder, chromosomal disorder,

single gene disorder, molecular diagnosis of genetic disease

To cover,
Mutation, Mendelian disorder, chromosomal disorder, single gene disorder, molecular diagnosis of genetic disease
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 03 hrs
6 Diseases of immune system Explain Normal immune response, hypersensitivity reaction,

autoimmune disease, Amyloidosis, AIDS, rejection of transplant

To cover,
Normal immune response, hypersensitivity reaction, autoimmune disease, amyloidosis, AIDS, rejection of transplant
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 05 hrs
7 Neoplasia Explain Nomenclature and classification, carcinogenesis,

biology and lab diagnosis, spread, staging and grading

To cover,
Nomenclature and classification, carcinogenesis, biology and lab diagnosis,
spread, staging and grading
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 08 hrs
8 Infectious diseases Discuss  Typhoid fever, syphilis, tuberculosis, leprosy, fungal, malaria To cover,
Typhoid fever, syphilis, tuberculosis, leprosy, fungal, malaria
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 03 hrs
9 Environmental and nutritional disease Enumerate Effects of tobacco, effects of alcohol, air pollution, PEM, vitamin deficiency To cover,
Effects of tobacco, effects of alcohol, air pollution, PEM, vitamin deficiency
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
10 Blood vessels and heart Discuss  Atherosclerosis, hypertension, other disease of blood vessel,

RHD, IHD, CHD, endo- & pericardial disease, cardiomyopathy

To cover,
Atherosclerosis, hypertension, other disease of blood vessel, RHD, IHD, CHD, endo- & pericardial disease, cardiomyopathy
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 06 hrs
11 Disease of WBC, lymph nodes, spleen and thymus Interactively Discuss Leucocytic disorder, acute & chronic leukemia,

paraprotienemias, non neoplastic lesions of lymph node and spleen, hodgkin’s and non-hodgkin’s lymphoma

To cover,
Leucocytic disorder, acute & chronic leukemia,paraprotienemias, , non neoplastic lesions of lymph node and spleen, hodgkin’s and non-hodgkin’s lymphoma
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 08 hrs
12 RBC and bleeding disorders Discuss  on hematology and hemopoisis, anemias (general), iron deficiency anemia, megaloblastic anemia, hemolytic anemia, hemoglobinopathies,

hemorrhagic disorders, aplastic anemias, blood group, blood transfusion

To cover,
Introduction to hematology and hemopoisis, anemias(general), iron deficiency anemia, megaloblastic anemia, hemolytic anemia, hemoglobinopathies, hemorrhagic disorders,

aplastic anemias, blood group, blood transfusion

Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 11 hrs
13 The lung Discuss  in detail about Pneumonia, lung abscess and bronchiactasis,

chronic bronchitis and emphysema, occupational lung disease, tumours of lung and pleura

To cover,
Pneumonia, lung abscess and bronchiactasis, chronic bronchitis and emphysema, occupational lung disease, tumours of lung and pleura
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 06 hrs
14 Head and neck Describe Lesions of oral cavity and salivary gland To cover,
Lesions of oral cavity and salivary gland
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 01 hrs
15 GI tract Discuss  on Gastritis, peptic ulcer, ulcers of intestine, ediopathic

inflammatory bowel disease, tumors of upper and lower GI tract,

To cover,
Gastritis, peptic ulcer, ulcers of intestine, ediopathicinflammatory bowel disease, tumors of upper and lower GI tract
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 07 hrs
16 Liver and biliary tract, pancrease Interactively Discuss on Viral hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease,

cirrhosis, tumors of liver, acute and chronic cholecystitis, pancreatitis

To cover,
Viral hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease, cirrhosis, tumors of liver, acute and chronic cholecystitis, pancreatitis
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 08 hrs
17 kidney Explain Pyelonephritis, interstitial nephritis, nephritic syndrome, nephritic syndrome, renal failure, tumors of kidney and pelvis To cover,
Pyelonephritis, interstitial nephritis, nephritic syndrome, nephritic syndrome, renal failure, tumors of kidney and pelvis
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 04 hrs
18 Lower urinary tract and male genital system Classify and Interactively Discuss  Tumors of testis and prostate To cover,
Tumors of testis and prostate
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
19 Female genital tract Classify and Interactively Discuss   Tumors of cervix and uterus, tumors of ovary and trophoblastic tissue To cover,
Tumors of cervix and uterus, tumors of ovary andtrophoblastic tissue
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
20 breast Classify and Interactively Discuss  regardingNeoplastic and non neoplastic lesions of breast To cover,
Neoplastic and non neoplastic lesions of breast
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
21 Endocrine system Describe Diabetes mellitus, lesions of thyroid To cover,
Diabetes mellitus, lesions of thyroid
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
22 skin Classify and Interactively Discuss  on Tumors of non-pigmented and pigmented skin To cover,
Tumors of non-pigmented and pigmented skin
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
23 Bone, joints and soft tissue tumors Classify and Interactively Discuss   Non neoplastic lesions of bones and joints, tumors of bone, cartilage and joints, soft tissue tumors To cover,
Non neoplastic lesions of bones and joints, tumors of bone,cartilage and joints, soft tissue tumors
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hrs
24 peripheral nerve and skeletal muscle  Discus Myopathies To cover,
Myopathies
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 01 hr
25 CNS Classify and Interactively Discuss   Inflammatory and neoplastic conditions of CNS To cover,
Inflammatory and neoplastic conditions of CNS
Student Interactive Sesson through power point Projection 02 hr