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Pathology is a basic medical discipline that explores diseases mainly from the perspective of morphology. By observing and studying the morphological changes of the diseased body, combined with changes in function and metabolism, it clarifies the basic laws of the occurrence and development of diseases and reveals the nature of diseases. Pathology is known as a doctor of doctors.
From the inflammation of tissues to the cancer which makes people feel scared and cardiovascular diseases that increase year by year, from the damage and repair of cells to the diseases of human organs and systems, this course introduces the causes and development rules of many diseases in detail which tells you the nature of the disease. This course is taught by 6 teachers and experts from Tsinghua University, Tongji University, Peking University First Hospital and Chinese PLA General Hospital who have rich basic medical, clinical medicine and teaching experience. It will bring you not only the most cutting-edge and professional but also easy to understand gluttonous feast of pathological knowledge.
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In this course, you can learn the basic laws of how diseases develop and the nature of diseases mainly from the view of morphology. We will give you lectures of different level of diseases, from cells to organs and systems.
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