Cholecystitis

The section shows mature adipocytes along with thin fibrous septae as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Leiomyoma

The section shows the concentric arrangement of smooth muscle fibres along with few fibroblasts, suggestive of leiomyoma as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Chronic non-specific appendicitis

The section shows mucosal layer along with lumen showing RBCs and chronic inflammatory cell infiltrate as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Polyp

The section shows mucosal layer along with lumen showing RBCs and chronic inflammatory cell infiltrate as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Squamous cell carcinoma

The section shows epithelial cells showing anisonucleosis, hyperchromatism, vesicular nuclei and cell carcinoma as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Sebaceous Cyst

The section shows cyst wall with flaky material inside as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Urothelial Carcinoma

The section shows a papillary pattern with few fibrovascular cores with mild cytological atypical cells as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Abdominal Tuberculosis

The section shows epitheloid granuloma with central caseous necrosis and few dispersed giant cells as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Head part of an Ant

Ant heads, especially the eyes and mandibles, come in all shapes and sizes. Ants use their heads to sense information about the world around them. This is very important for their survival and the life of the colony. If you watch an ant’s head, the antennae are always moving back and forth, touching, tasting, and…

Foldscope workshop in Rural area of Ujjain

Foldscope workshop was organized by the Department of paediatrics R d Gardi Medical College, Ujjain at govt. middle school village Suneda district Ujjain, small children of class 6th to 8th participated in the workshop the major theme of this workshop was health and hygiene and the importance of microscope

Workshop for Foldscope

A workshop conducted in a government agriculture school in a rural area of Ujjain M.P., The student of class 11th and 12th have participated in this workshop and various slides were observed during this session, the workshop was conducted by Department of Paediatrics R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Thyroid

A section from thyroid shows thyroid capsule, thyroid follicles filled with colloid and lined by cuboidal epithelium as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Sebaceous Cyst

The section shows sebaceous cyst lined by stratified squamous epithelium and keratin flakes inside as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Anthracosis

The section from lung biopsy shows fibrous tissue, heavy blackish, brownish pigment and chronic inflammation as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Prostate

The section shows prostatic tissue with prostatic acini with surrounding stromal tissue as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Carcinoma Stomach

The section from stomach growth shows malignant cells with pleomorphism, high N:C (Nuclear-Cytoplasmic) ratio, hyperchromatic nuclei showing features of carcinoma as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Gastric Mucosal Atrophy

The section shows gastric mucosa with mucosal glands, no evidence of inflammation is seen as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Endometrium

The section from endometrial tissue shows endometrial glands, which are round and tubular along with dense compact stroma- endometrium in proliferative phase as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Ovary

The section from ovary shows a simple cyst lined by flattened epithelium and surrounding ovarian stromal tissue as seen under Foldscope from Department of Paediatrics and the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

CME on Foldscope

CME on "Foldscope and its use in medical education" was organized by Department of Paediatrics, R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

SQUAMOUS- COLUMNAR JUNCTION

The section shows stratified squamous epithelium near to squamocolumnar junction as seen under Foldscope The section shows squamocolumnar junction with a transition of squamous to columnar epithelium as seen under Foldscope The section shows endocervix near to the junction as seen under Foldscope

Endometrium

A section from endometrium shows endometrial glands which are cystic and- Consistent with senile atrophic changes as seen under Foldscope from Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Endocervix

The section shows endocervix with endocervical glands lined by columnar epithelium with surrounding stroma as seen under Foldscope from Department of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Ovarian Cyst

A section from ovary shows a cyst lined by flattened epithelium and underlying stromal tissue as seen under Foldscope from Department of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Exocervix

The section shows hyperplastic, hyperkeratotic covering stratified squamous epithelium along with stromal tissue-Features consistent with changes of prolapse as seen under Foldscope from Department of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Endometrium

The section from endometrium shows round tubular endometrial glands with surrounding dense stromal tissue - Proliferative phase as seen under Foldscope from Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Stomata

My first attempt of using Foldscope and I was totally amazed. After using Foldscope once I have now nurtured many ideas, and now I am looking forward to feed my curiosity.

PAP Smear

Pap smear of the slides shows the abundance of a normal shaded squamous epithelial cell with pleomorphism with abundant of a mononuclear cell, no malignancy rejected as seen under Foldscope from R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain