What is Pathology all about?
Pathology is a 2nd prof subject in MBBS that deals with the study of the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. An MBBS student studying pathology learns about cell injury, cell inflammation, repair, and many diseases and disorders. It starts with simple illnesses like dysentery and fungal infections and progresses to major and life-threatening illnesses including AIDS, rheumatic heart disease, cancers, and herpes. Pathology holds great significance in examining the cause, and origin nature of diseases. It has various sub-disciplines such as Cytopathology, Forensic Pathology, Molecular Pathology, Clinical Pathology, etc.