Cardiovascular Pathology Index

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    Normal Heart

  1. Normal heart, gross
  2. Normal aortic valve, gross
  3. Normal tricuspid valve, gross
  4. Normal coronary artery, microscopic
  5. Normal myocardium, medium power microscopic
  6. Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

  7. Coronary artery with atherosclerotic narrowing, microscopic
  8. Coronary artery with recanalized thrombosis, microscopic
  9. Coronary artery with calcific atherosclerosis, microscopic
  10. Coronary artery atherosclerosis, occlusive, microscopic
  11. Coronary artery thrombosis, recent, microscopic
  12. Atheromatous plaque, high power, microscopic
  13. Aorta with rare lipid streaks, gross
  14. Aorta with lipid streaks, gross
  15. Aortas demonstrating various degrees of atherosclerosis, gross
  16. Aorta, atherosclerotic aneurysm, gross [CT]
  17. Aorta, atheroma, low power, microscopic
  18. Aorta, atheroma, high power, microscopic
  19. Aorta, ulcerative atherosclerosis with mural thrombosis, gross
  20. Cholesterol emboli in kidney, medium power microscopic
  21. Coronary artery, mild atherosclerosis, gross
  22. Coronary artery, severe atherosclerosis, gross
  23. Coronary artery, hemorrhage into plaque, gross
  24. Coronary artery, occlusive atherosclerosis, gross
  25. Heart and LAD coronary artery with recent thrombus, gross
  26. Coronary artery with recent thrombus, longitudinal section, gross
  27. Coronary artery with recent thrombus, cross section, gross
  28. Myocardial Infarction

  29. Heart, left ventricle, acute myocardial infarction, gross
  30. Heart, left ventricle and septum, myocardial infarction, gross
  31. Myocardium, contraction band necrosis, microscopic
  32. Myocardium, acute myocardial infarction, 1 to 2 days, microscopic
  33. Myocardium, acute myocardial infarction, 1 to 2 days, microscopic
  34. Myocardium, acute myocardial infarction, 3 to 4 days, microscopic
  35. Myocardium, intermediate myocardial infarction, 1 to 2 weeks, microscopic
  36. Myocardium, intermediate myocardial infarction, 3 to 4 weeks, microscopic
  37. Heart, remote myocardial infarction, low power microscopic
  38. Heart, remote myocardial infarction, gross
  39. Heart, transmural myocardial infarction with rupture and hemopericardium, gross
  40. Heart, transmural myocardial infarction with rupture, gross
  41. Heart, left ventricular aneurysm, gross
  42. Heart, left ventricular aneurysm, gross
  43. Heart, coronary artery bypass graft, gross
  44. Arterial Dissection

  45. Aorta, dissection with tear in arch, gross
  46. Heart, dissection with tear through media, low power microscopic
  47. Hemopericardium with cardiac tamponade, gross
  48. Aorta, dissection, gross
  49. Aorta, dissection, microscopic
  50. Carotid artery, dissection with compression, gross
  51. Aorta, dissection, microscopic
  52. Aorta, dissection, Marfan's syndrome, gross
  53. Floppy mitral valve with prolapse, Marfan's syndrome, gross
  54. Floppy mitral valve with prolapse, Marfan's syndrome, gross
  55. Aorta, cystic medial necrosis, Marfan's syndrome, Mucin stain, microscopic
  56. Arachnodactyly, Marfan's syndrome, gross
  57. Infective Endocarditis

  58. Aortic valve, infective endocarditis, gross
  59. Aortic valve, infective endocarditis, gross [ANGIO]
  60. Infective endocarditis spreading to myocardium, gross
  61. Mitral valve, infective endocarditis with fistula to right heart, gross
  62. Infective endocarditis, microscopic
  63. Infective endocarditis, microscopic
  64. Splinter hemorrhages seen in finger of patient with infective endocarditis, gross
  65. Splinter hemorrhage seen in finger of patient with infective endocarditis, gross
  66. Non-infective Endocarditis

  67. Non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis, gross
  68. Non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis, gross
  69. Non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis, microscopic
  70. Libman-Sacks endocarditis (and mitral rheumatic valvulitis), gross
  71. Mitral valve, acute rheumatic vegetations, gross
  72. Mitral valve, rheumatic mitral stenosis, gross
  73. Pericarditis

  74. Serous pericarditis, diagram
  75. Fibrinous pericarditis, diagram
  76. Fibrinous pericarditis, gross
  77. Fibrinous pericarditis, gross
  78. Fibrinous pericarditis, gross
  79. Fibrinous pericarditis, microscopic
  80. Hemorrhagic pericarditis, gross
  81. Hemorrhagic pericarditis, gross
  82. Purulent pericarditis, gross
  83. Myocarditis

  84. Heart, microabscesses, gross
  85. Heart, microabscess, gross
  86. Heart, microabscess, microscopic
  87. Acute rheumatic carditis, microscopic
  88. Chronic rheumatic valvulitis, gross
  89. Interstitial viral myocarditis, microscopic
  90. Neoplasia

  91. Heart, rhabdomyoma, gross
  92. Heart, atrial myxoma, gross
  93. Heart, atrial myxoma, microscopic
  94. Heart, epicardium, metastases, gross
  95. Heart, myocardium, metastatic melanoma, microscopic
  96. Congenital Heart Disease

  97. Congenital heart disease, table
  98. Heart, probe patent foramen ovale, and paradoxical embolus, gross
  99. Heart, atrial septal defect, gross
  100. Heart, atrial septal defect, Eisenmenger's complex, gross
  101. Heart, ventricular septal defect, gross
  102. Heart, atrial septal defect and ventricular septal defect, gross
  103. Aorta, coarctation, gross
  104. Aorta, coarctation, gross
  105. Pulmonic valve, quadricuspid, gross
  106. Aortic valve, bicuspid, gross
  107. Aortic valve, senile calcific aortic stenosis, gross
  108. Heart, tetralogy of Fallot, diagram
  109. Heart, persistent truncus arteriosus, diagram
  110. Heart, transposition of great vessels, diagram
  111. Cardiomyopathies

  112. Cardiomyopathies, table
  113. Heart, dilated cardiomyopathy, gross [XRAY]
  114. Heart, dilated cardiomyopathy, gross
  115. Heart, cardiomyopathy, microscopic
  116. Heart, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, explanted heart, gross
  117. Heart, restrictive cardiomyopathy from hemochromatosis, microscopic
  118. Heart, restrictive cardiomyopathy from amyloidosis, microscopic
  119. Myocardium, amyloidosis, apple-green birefringence with polarized light, Congo red stain, microscopic
  120. Heart, hypertension with left ventricular hypertrophy, gross
  121. Heart, hypertrophy with hypertension, gross
  122. Miscellaneous Cardiac Diseases

  123. Peripheral coronary artery with sclerosis, microscopic
  124. Heart with pacemaker, gross
  125. Porcine valve bioprosthesis, gross
  126. Mechanical valve prosthesis, tilting disk, gross
  127. Mechanical valve prosthesis, ball and cage, gross
  128. Heart, mitral annulus (mitral ring) calcification, gross
  129. Arterial and Venous Diseases

  130. Atherosclerotic peripheral vascular disease, CT angiography
  131. Hyaline arteriolosclerosis, high power microscopic
  132. Hyperplastic arteriolosclerosis, high power microscopic
  133. Renal arteriole, fibrinoid necrosis with hypertensive emergency, microscopic
  134. Monckeberg's medial calcific sclerosis, low power microscopic
  135. Allograft arteriopathy, heart transplant, medium power microscopic
  136. Muscular artery, vasculitis, microscopic
  137. Muscular artery, polyarteritis nodosa, microscopic
  138. Temporal artery, giant cell arteritis, low power microscopic
  139. Temporal artery, giant cell arteritis, high power microscopic
  140. Temporal artery, giant cell arteritis, gross
  141. Thrombus in small artery with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP), microscopic
  142. Varicose veins on legs, gross

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