Course Code: SBMS3209
Course Title: Clinical Anatomical Pathology
Unit: 3
Faculty Package / Core / Elective: Major Elective
Concentration Area: C
Year of Study: Year 3 or above
Term: 2
Pre-requisit:: SBMS1102 and SBMS2107 or 2108
Co-requisite: Nil
Course Coordinator:

Dr WONG Ho Ching Joseph (Department of Anatomical and Cellular Pathology)


This course will equip students with knowledge in microscopic examination of tissue in order to study the manifestation of disease. Various techniques in tissue preparation, processing and staining will be introduced. Histological slides with pathological tissue samples will be examined. Basic interpretation of pathological slides will be taught during the course. Visit to the hospital lab will be arranged so that students can observe the daily practice of a histopathology lab.

Offering Year: 2019/20 onwards

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