Rajasthan PSC Recruitment exam for Senior demonstrator in Pathology field is organized in the state. In Medical & health department, the examination to select the best candidates is being organized. There is a proper scheme of the exam which has to be followed by the appearing candidates. The exam has a definite exam pattern and syllabus which has to be kept into consideration for the exam preparations.
RPSC Sr. Demonstrator Pathology Exam Pattern & Syllabus
Exam pattern: Written Exam of Objective Type (MCQs) in which there will be 100 questions each of 1 mark. Total time allotted will be 2 Hours.
NOTE: There will be negative marking in the exam paper.
Exam Syllabus: The topics which will be the part of exam are-
For General Pathology, The topics which are the part of exam are-
- Definition and scope of Pathology.
- Inflammation acute and chronic.
- Process of repair.
- Infective granulomata.
- Immuno Pathology including general concept, classification, basis lesions and immuno-diagnostic methods with special reference to AIDS.
- Cell injury and its manifestations.
- Disturbances of growth-atrophy, hypertrophy, hyperplasia, metaplasia,dysplasia, etc.
- Neoplasia, Definition, carcinogensis, characters, modes of spread, classification and laboratory diagnosis of malignancy, Tumour markers (IHC including CD markers).
- Hereditary and diseases (including study of genetics.)
- Disturbances of pigment, Calcium and uric acid metabolism.
- Necrosis and gangrene.
- Disturbances of circulation i.e. thrombosis, embolism and infarction.
- Disturbances of fluid and electrolyte balance pathogenesis of oedema with special reference to cardiac and renal oadema, as cites, transudate and exudate.
- Pathology of shock.
- Radiation hazards.
Next section of Systemic Pathology, the topics are-
- Diseases of Respiratory system
- Diseases of Stomach, intestines, liver and gall bladder
- Diseases of Skin, Soft tissues, Bones and joints
- Diseases of Cardio-Vascular system
- Diseases of Thyroid, Pancreas, Adrenals and breast
- Diseases of Kidneys, ureter and urinary bladder
- Diseases of Spleen and lymph nodes
- Diseases of Nervous system cerebro vascular diseases, meningitis, encephalitis and neoplasm
From Haematology, the candidates have to study-
- General haematological procedures
- Dyshaemopoitic anaemias-Definition, classification, pathogenesis, haematological and bone marrow changes and laboratory diagnosis
- Examination of Bone marrow in health and disease
- Anaemias-general consideration, classification
- Multiple myeloma and dysproteinaemias
- CBC (Complete Blood Counts) and interpretation
- Haemorrhogic disorders details same as above
- Haemolytic anaemias-details same as above
- Leukaemias and myelopreliferative disorders with Cyto chemistry & IHC marker
The Clinical Pathology will include the areas of study-
- Examination of urine (i.e. complete urine analysis)
- Pregnancy tests
- Examination of Cerebrospinal fluid
- Gestric functions test
- Renal function tests
- FNAC, Cytology and sex chromation evaluation
- Transfusion medicine –Blood grouping, cross matching & untoward reactions, Transfusion transmitted diseases, Blood components and uses
- Liver function tests : Based on protein metabolism, Based on lipid metabolism including blood cholesterol, Based on carbohydrate metabolism including blood glucose and glucose tolerance test, Based on pigment metabolism-including laboratory diagnosis of jaundice, Based on detoxifying functions
- Enzymes in clinical diagnosis
- Diagnostic cutaneous tests and other immunopathology tests