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Details of practical exam data show (2016)
The practical exam of data show (April 2016) will cover some theoretical points regarding the chapters included in oral which are male and female genital system.Other chapters (urinary,eye and ear) will be in form of labelling .
The drawing exam will be in two parts:
Part one:  for 3 marks ;you will have a ready made drawing from the list provided to you and you will be asked to
1-identify the drawing
2-answer five labels on this drawing.
Part two:for 2 marks
you will be asked to draw and label one of the drawings in the list provided to you.

Points of written questions June 2017

posted Jun 9, 2017, 8:56 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek   [ updated Jun 12, 2017, 3:37 AM ]

Points of written questions June 2017
in addition to mentioned points:
Clinical applications in respiratory system , intestine and ear are among points for short questions.
In addition
Clinical applications in respiratory system and intestine are among points for short questions.

Weight of final exam 2017

posted Apr 11, 2017, 4:51 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek


Final Theoretical




Digestive Tract




Endocrine System




















Digestive Glands


2½-    2½


Urinary System




Male Genital System

7 ½



Female Genital System


3+ 2½


Respiratory System




Total Marks




slides landmark (2nd year).docx

posted Apr 9, 2017, 1:47 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek   [ updated Apr 9, 2017, 1:50 AM ]

Small hollow organs:

-Ureter: Transitional epithelium.

-Vas deferens: Pseudostratified columnar ciliated epithelium with sterocilia

   OR thick musculosa.

-Fallopian tube: Highly folded mucosa OR s.col. partially ciliated epithelium.

Large hollow organs:

- Oesophagus dog: stratified squamous epith. / mucous glands in submucosa.

-Oesophagus cat: stratified squamous epith. / thick muscularis mucosa.

-Vagina: stratified squamous epith. + No muscularis mucosa & no mucous

               glands in submucosa.

-Urinary bladder: transitional epith. OR thick musculosa

-Trachea: pseudostratified columnar ciliated epith. with goblet cells OR

                  c-shaped cartilage.

-Large intestine: crypts only OR many goblet cells.

-Uterus: simple columnar epith. OR endometrial glands.

-Ileum: villi & crypts OR Peyer’s patches (lymphoid follicles on one side).

-Appendix rabbit: inverted Y-shaped crypts OR lymphoid follicles in

                                lamina propria

Oval sections:

-Suprarenal: arched columnar cells of zona glomerulosa just under the capsule

-Ovary: ovarian follicles.

Lobulated organs:

-Liver pig: hexagonal mass of liver tissue OR central veins

-Pituitary gland: Pars distalis ,cleft then pars nervosa with nerve fibers.

-Kidney: Cortex contais renal corpuscles )

-Prostate: Prostatic urethra OR prostatic acini between fibromuscular septa

-Parotid gland: Lobulated with thick CT septa OR serous acini OR

                            intralobular ducts.

-Pancreas: Islet of Langerhans OR pancreatic acini (basal basophilia and apica acidophila). 

Spongy slides:

-Adult lung: lung alveoli OR bronchi OR bronchioles.

-Submandibular dog: mucous acini.with vaculated cytoplasm

-Placenta: T.S. of chorionic villi OR maternal blood

Elongated slides:

- Fundus: crowded fundic glands OR short gastric pits OR pit to gland ratio

                 =1:3 or 1:4

- Pylorus:  thick muscle layer OR pit to gland ratio is 1:1

- Gastro-oesophageal junction: stratified squamous epithelium change into

                 simple columnar epithelium OR appearance of gastric glands

- Pyloro-duodenal junction: appearance of intestinal villi OR appearance of

                                             Brunner’s glands in duodenal submucosa

-Thick skin: thick layer of keratin

-Thin skin: thin layer of keratin OR hair follicles.

Sections covered with skin:

-Lactating mammary gland: covered with skin with acini filled with

                                                 vacuolated milk secretion

-Penis: covered with skin with corpus spongiosum with penile urethra OR two

            corpora cavernosa.


Compound structures:

- Duodenum and pancreas: villi in  duodenum + islets in pancreas.

- Thyroid and parathyroid: thyroid follicles OR colloid in thyroid + chief

                                                cells in parathyroid.

-Testis and epididymis: seminiferous tubules in testis + ps.str. col. Epith.with

                                         stereocilia in epididymis.

-Spermatic cord: thick musculosa in vas + cremastric muscle + plexus of veins-.Liver and gall bladder: central veins OR hapatocytes OR portal tract in liver +             simple columnar epithelium in gall bladder.

Sections covered with stratified squamous epithelium:

-Lip: labial glands OR orbicularis oris muscle.

-Eyelid: tarsal gland OR orbicularis occuli muscle.

-Tongue human: filiform papillae

-Tongue rabbit: foliate papillae OR taste buds.

Practical and oral exam 2017

posted Apr 6, 2017, 11:20 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek

Horizontal Scroll: اعلان للفرقة الثانية   


1- سيعقد امتحان الشفوى يوم العملى ويتضمن

Digestive system  كاملا /   G.S.   2 Chapters :

والشفوى من (10 ) درجات بالاضافة لدرجة الكراسة 2.5 يضعها الممتحن للشفوى

2- بالنسبة لشرائح العملى بعد التعرف مطلوب كيفية التعرف

One visible character   e.g.   Oesophagus Cat (thick muscularis mucosa )       

3- عدد شرائح العملى ( 10 ) شرائح منهم واحدة High power  الشريحة رقم 1 او 11 او 21

يوجد شريحة بجوارها استاذ يعمل ك Observer  ويضع نصف درجة لطريقة استخدام الميكروسكوب غير مسموح برفع الشريحة من على  الميكروسكوب ولكن مسموح تحريك الشريحة يسار ويمينا واعلى واسفل وتحريك الـ Fine adjustment  فقط

4- Data show  عليها ( 5 درجات ) درجة لكل Chapter  

A- Digestive glands.

b- Urinary

c- G.S.

d- G.S.

e- Respiratory.  

5- الرسم ( 5 ) درجات

رسمة Labels   فقط ( 3) درجات

رسمة صغيرة يرسمها ( 2 ) درجة من القائمة المعلنة بالقسم



Drawings for final practical exam

posted Mar 21, 2017, 5:53 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek



1)     Diagram of Thick Skin  (p. I)

2)     Diagram of Thin Skin (p. III)

3)     Diagram of Trachea (p. 1)

4)     Diagram of Adult Lung (p. 2)

5)     Diagram of Lip (p. 5)

6)     Diagram of Human Tongue L.S. (p. 7)

7)     Diagram of Oesophagus of Dog (p. 9)

8)      Diagram of Fundus of Stomach (p. 11)

9)     Diagram of Pylorus of Stomach (p. 11)

10) Diagram of Gastro-oesophageal junction L.S.(p. 12)

11) Diagram of Duodenum (p. 13)

12) Diagram of Ileum (p. 14)

13) Diagram of Pyloro-duodenal junction L.S. (p.15)

14) Diagram of Large Intestine (p. 16)

15) Diagram of Appendix of Rabbit (p. 17)

16) Diagram of Parotid Gland (p. 18)

17) Diagram of Pancreas (p. 21)

18) Diagram of Pars Distalis & Pars Nervosa High power (p.25)

19) Diagram of Suprarenal Gland (p. 26)

20) Diagram of Thyroid & Parathyroid Glands (p. 27)

21) Diagram of Renal Cortex (p. 29)

22) Diagram of Urinary Bladder (p. 31)

23) Diagram of Testis (p. 33)

24) Diagram of Vas deferens (p. 35)

25) Diagram of Prostate (p. 36)

26) Diagram of Ovary (p. 39)

27) Diagram of Uterus (p. 43)

28) Diagram of Vagina (p.44)

29) Diagram of Chorionic Villi T.S. (p. 45)

30) Diagram of Lactating Mammary Gland (p. 47)

31) Diagram of Cornea (p. 49)

32) Diagram of Retina (p. 51)

33) Diagram of Eye Lid (p. 52)

34) Diagram of Organ of Corti  (p. 53)


N.B:. The page numbers included are those found in Histology and Cell Biology Atlas for Medical Students Second Year.



1)     Epidermal Layers of Thick Skin

2)     Mucosal & Submucosal Layers of Trachea

3)     Sector of the wall of the Bronchus

4)     Sector of the wall of the Bronchiole

5)     Fundic Gland of Stomach

6)     Duodenal Villus

7)     Crypts of Small Intestine

8)     Crypt of Large intestine

9)     Portal tract and its Content

10) Serous, Mucous & Mucoserous Acini

11) Pancreatic acinus 

12) Zona Fasciculata of Suprarenal Gland

13) Thyroid Follicle

14) Malpighian Renal Corpuscle

15) Proximal Convoluted Tubule

16)  Distal Convoluted Tubule

17)  Sector in Testis with Two Sertoli Cells & Spermatogenic cells

18) Mature Graafian Follicle

19) Proliferative & Secretory Endometria

20) L.S. Chorionic Villus


Timetable of Practical and Oral Exam 2017

posted Mar 21, 2017, 5:44 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek

Second Mid Tertm Exam for Second Year 2017

posted Mar 11, 2017, 12:27 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek

Dear Students of Second Year
The Second mid term exam 2017 will be
  • on 25 March 2017
  • At 10:30 am
  • 20 MCQ 
  • 5 marks
  • The topics included are:
  1. Skin (without hair,hair follicle and Nail)
  2. Digestive glands.
  3. Urinary system.
  4. Testis in male genital system
Best Wishes

Important remark on mid year exam 18/1/2017

posted Jan 18, 2017, 5:51 AM by Eman Mostafa Sadek

Dear Sons and daughters
Professor  Dr Gihan declared that the answer for the question 
A9 years complaining of hearing loss following the exposure to high frequency sound showed:
two answers are correct:so any one chosen is considered right
*defective auditory receptors
+Perforated drum
Best Wishes for all.

First Mid-term Exam 2016

posted Nov 14, 2016, 11:19 AM by Menna Abdeldayem   [ updated Nov 15, 2016, 6:23 AM ]

Saturday November 26, 2016
From 10 30 am to 11 am
Exam Hall
Topics included:
Digestive tube, endocrine glands, 
CNS (ascending tracts to the cerebral cortex only)
Type of the exam:
20 MCQs
Marks allocated:
5 marks (each question = 1/4 a mark)
Best wishes 

Practical and oral exams Sept 2016

posted Jul 20, 2016, 1:15 AM by Menna Abdeldayem   [ updated Jul 20, 2016, 1:18 AM ]

There will be a practical revision at the histology department labs just after the end of the Psychology theoretical exam Sept 4, 2016.

Practical and oral exams will be on Sept 5, 2016  

8 am

Topics included in the exams are same to May 2016

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