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Pathology Important Topics

Pathology
Important Topics
General Pathology
(Robbins)
Chapter 1:
·         Cellular Adaptations to Stress
·         Cell Injury causes
·         Table 1-1
·         Reversible Injury
·         Necrosis
·         Mechanisms of Cell Injury
·         Examples of Cell Injury & Necrosis
·         Apoptosis
·         Intracellular Accumulations
·         Pathologic Calcification

Chapter 2:
·         Table 2-1, 2-5, 2-7, 2-9
·         Acute Inflammation
·         Chemical Mediators and Regulators
·         Of  Inflammation.
·         Figure 2-19
·         Chronic Inflammation
·         Systemic Effects of Inflammation
·         Proliferative Capacities of Tissues
·         Growth Factors
·         Collagen
·         Functions of ECF
·         Scar Formation
·         Tissue Repair
Chapter 3:
·         Whole Important
Chapter 4:
·         Only do SLE from Robbins. Rest of Immunity from Levinson.
Chapter 5:
·         Characteristics of Benign & Malignant Tumors
·         Genetic Lesions in Cancer
·         Hallmarks of Cancer
·         Carcinogenic Agents
·         Tumor Markers
·         Clinical Aspects of Neoplasia
·         Tables: 5-1, 5-2, 5-4, 5-5,
Chapter 6:
·         Alterations in Protein-Coding Genes
·         X-Linked Disorders
·         Marfan Syndrome
·         Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes
·         Cystic Fibrosis
·         Down Syndrome
·         Deletion Syndrome
·         Klinefelter Syndrome
·         Turner Syndrome
·         Fragile X Syndrome
·         Diseases Caused by Mutations in Mitochondrial Genes
·         Prader-Willi & Angelman Syndromes.
·         Table: 6-1, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4, 6-5
·         Fig: 6-3, 6-4
Do chapter 6 if u want distinction or have extra time. J
Chapter 8:
·         For Only MCQs.
(Also do morphologies of all important topics)
General Microbiology
(Levinson)
Basic Bacteriology:
·         Left ch. 5,8,10.
·         Do 1,2,3.
·         VIP 4.
·         VIP 6 (Table)
·         Chapte 7:just do endo/exotoxins and koch postulates mainly,
·         9 IMP.
·         11 resistance table,
·         12 name vaccines,
·         13 VVVVIIIPPPPP 
Basic Virology:
·         Lysogeny
·         Lytic Cycle
·         Viral Growth Curve
·         Classification
·         RNA-Enveloped/ Non-Enveloped Virus
·         DNA-Enveloped/ Non-Enveloped Virus
·         Chapter 29
·         Chapter 34.
Basic Mycology:
·         Chapter 47 (Pearls)

Clinical Microbiology
(Levinson & Shamim)
Clinical Bacteriology:
·         All Important.
·         Minor Bacterial Pathogens can be done from Summary.
Clinical Virology:
·         Hepatitis
·         HIV
·         Dengue
·         Influenza
·         Measles
·         Mumps
·         Rubella
·         Polio
·         Dengue (Google it)
·         Read summaries of all virues.
Clinical Mycology:
·         Summaries
Parasitology
Dr. Shahid Anwar's QAIDA is the best!! LEVINSON summaries may be supplementary... 
Important Parasites:
·         Entamoeba Histolytica
·         Leishmania
·         Trypanosoma
·         Giardia
·         Trichomonas
·         Balantidium Coli
·         Plasmodium
·         Diphylloboththrium latum
·         Taenia saginata
·         Taenia Solium
·         Echinococcus granulosus
·         Schistosoms haematobium
·         Schistosoma mansoni
·         Schistosoma japonicum
·         Trichinella spiralis
·         Trichuris trichiura
·         Loa loa
·         Brugia malayi
·         Onchocerca volvulus
·         Wuchereria bancrofti
·         Ascaris Lumbricodes
·         Enterobius vermicularis
·         Ancyclostoma duodenale
·         Dracunculus medinensis

(Pathogenesis, Clinical Features, Lab diagnosis, Lifecycles, egg diagram imp of above mentioned parasites)

Immunology
Only do SLE from Robbins. Rest of Immunity from Levinson.
From Levinson:
·         Sara krne hain but

·         VIP :Ch. 59,64,65

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