Museum of Pathological Anatomy

Activities

 

PAST AND PRESENT MUSEUM LOANS

05/2015 - 08/2018
Set-up of the Pathological Anatomy Room at MUSME - Palazzo della Salute, Padua.
The Museum of Pathological Anatomy has contributed to the creation of the Pathological Anatomy Room at MUSME with the loan of 21 of the most significant specimens from its collection.

Loans
• Situs inversus with dextrocardia
• Tanninized bust with syphilitic aneurysm
• Fetus with ectopia cordis
• Tanninized skeleton of a hydrocephalus
• Kidney and bladder stones
• Bone tumor of tibia and fibula
• Skeleton of dicephalic twins
• Dicephalic twins
• Wax model of human arms
• Wax model of horse hoof
• Wax model of cow udder
• Wax model of sheep head
• Coin embedded in the trachea
• Lungs with cavernous tuberculosis
• Leper face
• Fetus with mermaid syndrome
• Fetus with cyclopia
• Heart and lung transplant
• Skullcap with trepanation
• Head with argyria
• First heart transplant in Italy

 


PROJECTS

Research project entitled “Disseminate, enhance and preserve medical knowledge through the collections of the Museum of Pathological Anatomy of the University of Padua”
01/05/2013-30/04/2015
Research project entitled “For a better knowledge of the pathological anatomy collections: creation of a paper-based and virtual catalog-atlas”
01/04/2011-31/03/2013
Research project entitled “From ancient collections to a modern Museum of Pathological Anatomy: preservation and development”
01/01/2009-31/12/2010
Research project entitled “From pathological cabinet to a museum-laboratory of pathological anatomy”
01/01/2006-09/04/2009
Grant entitled “Cataloging of the specimens of the Museum of Pathological Anatomy”
01/05/2005-31/12/2005

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