Degree course: 
Corso di Long single cycle degree (6 years) in Medicine and Surgery
Academic year when starting the degree: 
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
Course type: 
Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (20 hours)

basics in anatomy and physiology

Voto Finale

Aim of the course and expected learning results
At the end of the course, for each pathology concerned durign lessons, students should known a proper diagnostic process, recognize differential diagnosis and and surgical prospects

Contents e course programm
1)Mammary disease: anatomy and physiology; the breast cancer: clinical, diagnostic and theraputic process; mention about the radiotherapy, the sistemic therapy and plastic recostruction
2)Colon disease: anatomy and physiology; clinical, diagnostic and theurapetic process of the diverticulosis, of the diverticulitis and of the colon cancer
3)Thyroid disease: anatomy and physiology; hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism (mention) and nodular pathology: diagnosis and treatment
4) bile duct disease: anatomy and physiology of the bile ducts; clinical, diagnostic and theurapetic process of the gallstones and of the acute and chronic cholecystitis and of the cholestatic jaundice
5)liver disease: anatomy, physiology, clinical and diagnostic and therapeutic process of malignat liver lesions
6)Gastric disease: anatomy and physiology of the stomach, clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic process of the peptic ulcer, jatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux disease and of the gastric cancer
7)Abdominal wall hernia: clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic process of hernia and incisional hernia
8)Pancreas pathology: anatomy and physiology; acute pancreatitis: diagnosis and treatment; pancreatic cancer: diagnossi and treatment
9)appendicitis: clincial, diagnostic and therpauetic process
10)Day surgery: history and evolution of Day Surgery, guidelines and patient pathway in a Day Service, surgical procedure in Day Surgery

education activity modality
frontal lesson

Text and teaching material
Chirurgia 6° ed. or next Prof. R. Dionigi
Volume I: Basi teoriche e chirurgia generale
Volume II: Chirurgia specialistica

learnign examination
verbal examination


Parent course