Oral pathology laboratory
Technicians receive tissue biopsies in formalin jars. Tissue specimens are processed as paraffin embedded tissue blocks.
Tissue Blocks are sectioned by the microtome and mounted on glass slides for routine hematoxylin and eosin staining and diagnosis.
Technicians also receive aspiration biopsies for examination
4-Immunohistochemical staining on positively charged slides
Most interesting cases in 2012/2013
Traumatic neuroma: Female /upper lip/ since 5 years
Plasma cell myeloma:Male/63years/since 4 months/edentulous right side of the mandible causing pathological fracture
Odontogenic keratocyst:Male/22 years/intrabony from lower left second molar to lower right second molar
Representative and typical cases are taken for teaching under graduate and post graduate students. Difficult cases are signed by at least one professors Each report is signed by two staff members at least.
Diagnosis room where staff members examine and diagnose the cases
Assistant Professors and Lecturers are responsible for diagnosis of cases with the help of demonstrators and assistant lecturers