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تحميل الدليل التدريبي

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Laboratory department (third year – first semester)

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MLT 301






The course is designed to give the students with the basics theoretical understanding and skill in:

1. Preparation of different types of specimens for microscopic examination

2. Enabling the student to know the histology of different types of tissues.


Cell structure:                                                                       2 hrs

Components of the cell structure

a. Cell membrane

b. Cytoplasm

c. Mitochondria

d. Golgi apparatus

e. Endoplasmic reticulum     

f. Lysosomes

g. Centrioles

h. Filaments

1. Microtubules

J. Ribosomes

k. Nucleus -Nuclear membrane

- Nucleolus


- Nucleoplasm

Cell division- Mitosis and Meiosis

Tissue types:

a. Epithelial tissue

b. Connective tissue proper:                                                     2 hrs  

Cartilage - Bone -Blood -Muscle- Nervous

- Adipose tissue

Digestive system and Associated glands:                           2 hrs

a. Tongue

b. Salivary glands              

c. Esophagus

d. Stomach

e. Small intestine

f. Large intestine

g. Appendix

h. Liver

1. Gall bladder

j. Pancreas

Cardiorespiratory system:                                                 2 hrs

I. Respiratory system:

a. Trachea

b. Lungs

2. Circulatory system:

a. Heart b- Arteries

c- Veins

Urinary system:                                                                 1 hour

a. Kidney

b. Ureter

Skin:                                                                                    1 hour

a. Epidermis

b. Dermis

c. Sweat glands

Endocrine:                                                                             2 hrs

a. Pituitary

b. Thyroid

c. Parathyroids

d. Adrenals

e. Pancreas (endocrine part)

Reproductive System:                                                          1 hour

1. Male reproductive system

a. Testes

b. Seminiferous tubules

c. Seminal vesicles

d. Penis

e. Prostate

2. Female reproductive system                                                 1 hour

a. Ovary

b. Fallopian tubes

c. Uterus

d. Cervix

e. Breast

Histopathology:                                                                     4 hrs

1. Pathological process

a. Genetically determined diseases

b. Acquired diseases

2. Cellular injury

a. Necrosis

b. Degeneration

3. Inflammation

a. Acute

b. Chronic

c. Healing and repair

4. Thrombosis

a. Definition

b. Maj or sites for thrombus formation


Fixation                                                                                    2 hrs

a. Definition

b. Mechanism (function)

c. Factors affecting fixation

d. Types of fixatives

e. Choice of fixatives

f. Treatment of fixation deposits

g. Fixatives used for electron microscope

Decalcification                                                                           2 hrs

a. Definition

b. Tissues containing high calcium content

Decalcifying agents

d. Technique of decalcification

e. Tests for end point of decalcification

f. Precautions

Dehydration and Clearing                                                          2 hrs        

a. Definitions

b. Precautions

c. Procedure

d. Reagents used

Impregnation                                                                            2 hrs

a. Definition

b. Site of impregnation

c. Types of wax used

d. Time of impregnation

e. Temperature and storage of wax

Embedding                                                                               2 hrs

a. Definition

b. Technique of tissue orientation

c. Types of moulds used

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