Българска асоциация по патология

Laparoscopic Treatment of Primary Colon Melanoma: A Case Study

American Journal of Case Reports Objective: Rare disease Background: Gastrointestinal tract melanomas are usually of metastatic origin, with primary melanomas being relativelyrare. Controversy arises about the existence of primary melanoma in the gastrointestinal tract except in areaswhere melanocytes exist. The appearance of primary colon melanoma is rare due to the embryological absenceof melanocytes in the large intestine, with some authors denying its existence at all. Case Report: We present a clinical case of a female patient with a primary melanoma…

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ESP Pathology Progress Test 2022 – Invitation to register: reminder

The European Society of Pathology (ESP), in close collaboration with the UEMS Board of Pathology, is happy to announce the 2022 Pathology Progress Test (PPT). From 24th of November until 12th of December 2022 you are invited to take the PPT, which is primarily intended for trainees, but any pathologist curious to submit their knowledge base to the test is welcome to participate. The test consists of 120 questions in a multiple-choice question (MCQ) format. The questions are partly only text, partly still image-based,…

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Happy International Pathology Day 2022!

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) is expressing its best wishes to all for a happy International Pathology Day 2022!  Our best wishes and heartfelt gratitude go to all those who, with their tireless work, make Pathology a cornerstone specialty for accurate diagnosis and contribute to patient care on a daily basis. With the opportunity of today’s celebrations, we also are delighted to share with you special wishes from the ESP Trainee Subcommittee and ESP-affiliated National Societies! Sincerely,European Society of…

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