1.     INTRODUCTION: 

One can say Pathology department is the back bone of any medical institute because final diagnosis are being given by the department of Pathology which gives the direction for proper line of treatment to the treating Physician / Surgeon through following investigations:

i).   Histopathology: Malignancy or Benign

ii).  Cytology: Screening for malignancy (FNAC, Fluid Cytology, Pap smear, imprint smears,brushing)

iii). Hematology: To rule out any: Blood cancer, Anemia or its typing, coagulation disorders or any other blood disorders.

  1. DEPARTMENT LOCATION: Dr. B.C. Roy, Para-clinical block, First floor (Half Wing) and second floor (Half Wing).
  1. INCEPTION OF THE DEPARTMENT:

28th Dec, 1998

: The Department of Pathology was started in a single room of Anatomy department with single faculty member Dr. (Mrs.) Bhanu Iyengar designated as Prof. & Head on contract basis.

 

13th April, 1999

About 3 ½ months later first Sr. Lab. Technician Sh. Sarbjeet Kumar (Ex-Navy) was posted to the department. He managed to prepare all the requirements for the department like chemicals, instruments & equipments.

 

10th June, 1999

The first biopsy for Histopathology examination and cytology (FNAC) were conducted and up to 31st Dec, 1999 the following investigations were carried out:

o    Histopathology: 164

o    Cytology (FNAC): 23

 

December, 1999

Museum with 85 specimen were established (from Delhi & own hospital).

o    30 sets of undergraduate teaching slide were prepared.

o    Shifted to old paraclinical block and set up the department in 12 small rooms and remain there for one year. Thereafter again shifted to the present paraclinical block since then department is progressing day by day.