14D2O02 - Pathomorphological changes and clinical manifestations of diseases

Course specification
Course titlePathomorphological changes and clinical manifestations of diseases
Type of studyPhD academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Sanja Aleksić-Kovačević
  2. prof. dr Ivan Vujanac
  3. doc. dr Ivana Vučićević
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      The goalIntroducing the molecular and cellular mechanisms of disorders of cells and tissues of certain organs and organ systems in animals and their influence on the clinical manifestations of the disease, in order to facilitate understanding of research methods of various disorders in clinical pathology and treatment of various animal species.
      The outcomeStudent should understand the relationship between structural and functional damage to cells, tissues and organs, know mechanisms that lead to damage of cells, tissues and organs, types and characteristics of pathological changes and their clinical manifestations.
      Contents of lecturesCell and tissue response to damage, degeneration and cell death, inflammation, changes in growth, oncogenesis and teratogenesis. Systemic disorders and clinical manifestations. Damage of cells and tissues of digestive, respiratory, cardiovascular, hematopoietic, urogenital, nervous, endocrine system and skin. Clinical manifestations of individual systems damage, test methods.
      Contents of exercisesIndividual research work
      1. Кnezevic M, Jovanovic M, General Pathology, Makarije, Beograd, 2009.
      2. Jovanovic M, Knezevic M, Aleksic-Kovacevic S, Special Vetarinary Pathology, FVM, Beograd, 2012.
      3. McGavin MD, Carlton WW, Zachary JF, Carlton W, McGavin D: Thomson's Special Veterinary Pathology, 5th edition, Mosby, St Louis, 2011 (Original title)
      4. Cotran RS, Robbins SL, Kumar V: Robbins Basic Pathology, 8th edition, Saunders, Philadelphia, 2010 (Original title)
      5. Trailovic D, Equine diseases, Naučna KMD, Beograd, 2011
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachingInteractive lessons , Powerpoint presentations, seminars, public presentations and discussion.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lectures30Test paper60
      Practical lessonsOral examination