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Course, academic year 2022/2023
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Integrated Block: Microbiology/Pathology - B80054 (General Medicine - English parallel)
Title: Integrovaný blok mikrobiologie a patologie
Guaranteed by: Institute of Immunology and Microbiology First Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital in Prague (11-00351)
Faculty: First Faculty of Medicine
Actual: from 2020
Semester: winter
Points: 2
E-Credits: 2
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/25 [hours/semester]
Extent per academic year: 25 [hours]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Explanation: MUDr. Emil Pavlík, CSc.
Additional information:
Old code: 54
Guarantor: prof. RNDr. Libuše Kolářová, CSc.
prof. MUDr. Michal Holub, Ph.D.
prof. MUDr. Pavel Dundr, Ph.D.
Comes under: Compulsory for GM 3.y._22/23
Attributes: Lékařství
Teoretický předmět
Pre-requisite : B83122
Is co-requisite for: B80033, B80121
Is pre-requisite for: B80128
Last update: Jana Kolářová (11.02.2020)
Pathomorphology of infectious diseases and their complications. Systemic approach to infection diseases and their etiologic agents.
Aim of the course -
Last update: PAV00139 (28.04.2008)

The aim of this block of lectures is not only to summarize acquired knowledge on microbiology and immunulogy, but to covert thinking of future physicians to respect consequences and make differential diagnostics for benefit of patient. To show evidence of close cooperation of different medical specialists in completing the mosaic of patient diagnosis and treatment and the role of paraclinical subject in this cooperation.

Syllabus -
Last update: RNDr. Běla Potužníková (15.11.2010)


Tuberculosis. Pathology of TB infections

Viruses, Bacteria and Fungi involved in respiratory tract infections.

Pathology of respiratory tract infections and their consequences.

Clinical, immunologic alergologic aspects of respiratory infections.


Treponema pallidum and Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Pathology of Syphilis and Gonorrhoea.

Clinical course, Epidemiology, Prevention.

Infectious agents transmitted by sexual traffic.

Pathology of chlamydial, Haemophilus, Klebsiella, Trichomonas infections.

Clinical course, epidemiology, prevention.


Human papillomaviruses, Herpesviruses, HBV,HCV

Pathology. Clinical view, epidemiology, prevention.

Video: Heamolytic uremic shock


Pathology of ARS/AIDS

Epidemiology and Clinics of AIDS

Infections by Prions


Viruses involved in encephalitis. Pathology of encephalitis. Clinical course, prognosis and treatment

Bacteria causing meningitis. Pathology of Bacterial Meningitis. Clinical course, prognosis, treatment.


Bacterial infections of GIT. Pathology of bacterial infections of GIT. Clinical course and treatment of GIT infections. Video: Helicobacter pylori infections

Viral infections of GIT (Adeno-, Rota-, Calicivirus etc.). Clinical aspects of viral infections of GIT.

Last update: Jana Kolářová (11.02.2020)


  • Murray, Patrick R., Rosenthal, Ken S. Pfaller, Michael A. Medical microbiology. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby; 7th Edition, 2012, 888 s. ISBN 9780323091244.
  • Goering, Richard V. Dockrell, Hazel M. Zuckerman, Mark A. Chiodini, Peter L. (eds.). Mims' medical microbiology. : Elsevier Health Sciences, 2013, 565 s. ISBN 978-0-8089-2440-1.
  • Greenwood, David, Slack, Richard CB, Barer, Michael R., Irving, Will L. Medical Microbiology : A Guide to Microbial Infections: Pathogenesis, immunity, laboratory investigation and control. Edinburgh: Elsevier Health Sciences, 2012, 778 s. ISBN 9780702040894.
  • Goering, Richard V. Dockrell, Hazel M. Zuckerman, Mark A. Chiodini, Peter L.. Lékařská mikrobiologie. Praha: Stanislav Juhaňák - Triton, 2016, 568 s. ISBN 978-80-7387-928-0.
  • Votava, Miroslav. Lékařská mikrobiologie - vyšetřovací metody. Brno: Neptun, 2010, 495 s. ISBN 978-80-86850-04-7.
  • Povýšil, Ctibor, Šteiner, Ivo. Obecná patologie. Praha: Galén, 2011, 290 s. ISBN 978-80-7262-773-8.
  • Bártová, Jarmila. Přehled patologie. Praha: Univerzita Karlova v Praze, nakladatelství Karolinum, 2015, 191 s. ISBN 978-80-246-2778-6.

Teaching methods
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (20.10.2021)

2021 Covid-19-related update:

Due to current epidemiologic situation, the course will be lectured in a distant on-line form via MS Teams. The presence is compulsory and is the only condition for the credit award. The presence will be checked randomly during the particular lecture days.

A five day block of lectures. Systemic approach to infectious diseases and their agents. Each topic lectured by a microbiologist (pathogens infecting the tract), a pathologist (morphological changes caused by infectiion), and a clinician (clinical symptoms, diagnostics and therapy).

Entry requirements
Last update: Jana Kolářová (11.02.2020)

Pre-requisite: completed courses of B83122 Microbiology 1,

Course completion requirements
Last update: Mgr. Kateřina Petříčková, Ph.D. (10.10.2017)

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