14I3O07 - Special pathology

Course specification
Course titleSpecial pathology
AcronymVeterinary Medicine
Type of studyIntegrated academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Sanja Aleksić-Kovačević
  2. prof. dr Darko Marinković
  3. prof. dr Vladimir Kukolj
  4. doc. dr Ivana Vučićević
  5. doc. dr Slađan Nešić
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
  1. doc. dr Ivana Vučićević
  2. doc. dr Slađan Nešić
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ConditionGeneral Pathology
    The goalThe study of individual organ and organ system diseases as well as pathological processes of specific etiology, course and outcome.
    The outcomeStudent needs to know the macroscopic and microscopic changes in all systems and organs related to certain pathological conditions with specific etiology and course. Student has to be able to identify and describe the histopathological changes and to make diagnosis.
    Contents of lecturesPathology of the GIT, liver, biliary system and exocrine pancreas,Pathology of the respiratory system,Pathology of the cardiovascular system,Pathology of the urinary system,Pathology of the endocrine system,Pathology of the hematopoietic system,Pathology of the CNS,Pathology of muscles,bones and joints,Pathology of the skin,Pathology of the reproductive system,Pathology of the eye and ear.
    Contents of exercisesNecropsy: Postmortem diagnosis, Necropsy of different animal species, Writing of the necropsy report, macroscopic slides Histopathology: of the gastrointestinal system, Liver, biliary system and exocrine pancreas, Respiratory system, Cardiovascular system, Urinary system, Slide seminar, Hematopoietic system, CNS, Muscles, Skin, Female reproductive system, Male reproductive system.
    1. Jovanović M., Aleksić-Kovačević S., Knežević M., Special Veterinary Pathology, Association of Veterinary Pathologists of Serbia, Belgrade, 2012
    2. Knežević M., Jovanović M., Practicum for histopathological exercises, Belgrade, Vojna štamparija, 1994.
    3. Marinković D., Nešić V., Necropsy technique of animals with the basis of thanatology, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Belgrade, 2013
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
    Methods of teachingInteractive learning included in theoretical teaching, applying audio-visual methods (Power point presentations, films), Practical teaching – necropsy and macroscopic examination of the animal carcasses, microscopy, identification and description of histopathological changes of certain organ systems.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
    Activites during lectures5Test paper20
    Practical lessons10Oral examination50