cod. 1010038

Academic year 2023/24
3° year of course - Annual
Academic discipline
Medicina legale (MED/43)
A scelta dello studente
Type of training activity
Student's choice
7 hours
of face-to-face activities
1 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Learning objectives

The student will be able to orient himself in the sampling choices and related colors in the various autopsy cases of forensic interest


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Course unit content

Study of the role of histopathology as a forensic science. Its importance for the diagnosis of mechanical asphyxia. Application for the definition of the timing of skin, myocardial and thrombi lesions
Contribution to the diagnosis of anaphylaxis
Histological markers in the trial context. Responsibility of the TSLB in the histopathology laboratory

Full programme

Istopatologia quale scienza in ambito forense
Istologia nelle asfissie meccaniche
Cronologia delle lesioni cutanee, miocardiche, trombi
Diagnosi istologica di Anafilassi
I markers quale elemento di prova nel processo
Casi di interesse
Responsabilità del TSLB nel laboratorio di istopatologia forense


Cecchi R., Marchetti D. Istopatologia forense in Trattato di Medicina Legale e Scienze Affini. CEDAM 1999
Publications and teaching materials provided by the lecturer

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons and histologic slides study

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

Other information

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