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Description:

This is a case study presented by the University of Pittsburgh Department of Pathology in which a 24-day-old baby is failing to thrive and experiencing seizures. Visitors are given the microscopic description, with images, the results of the postmortem examination, and are given the opportunity to diagnose the patient. This is an excellent resource for students in the health sciences to familiarize themselves with using patient history and laboratory results to diagnose disease. It is also a helpful site for educators to use to introduce or test student learning in pediatric pathology.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Health > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
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  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Science -- Biological and life sciences,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-021,Vocational Education,Health -- Body systems and senses,Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations,NSDL,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Technical Education (Lower Division),Science,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Higher Education,Education,Health,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110201213808613T,Life Science,Health -- Disease,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Graduate/Professional,Technical Education (Upper Division)

Language:

English

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