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Patologia e biochimica clinica (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Patologia e biochimica clinica
    Generic category in Annex V: Clinical biology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    DM 01/08/2005

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Lo specialista in Patologia Clinica ha conoscenze teoriche scientifiche e professionali e svolge le relative attività assistenziali nella patologia diagnostico-clinica e nella metodologia di laboratorio in citologia citopatologia immunoematologia e patologia genetica e nell’applicazione diagnostica delle metodologie cellulari e molecolari in patologia umana. Ha competenze negli aspetti diagnostico-clinici in medicina della riproduzione e nel laboratorio di medicina del mare e delle attività sportive. Ha competenze nello studio della patologia cellulare nell’ambito della oncologia immunologia e immunopatologia e della patologia genetica ultrastrutturale e molecolare. Ha conoscenze per la diagnostica di laboratorio su campioni umani relativi alle problematiche dell’igiene e medicina preventiva, del controllo e prevenzione della salute dell’uomo in relazione all’ambiente della medicina del lavoro della medicina di comunità di medicina legale medicina termale e della medicina dello spazio


    The Specialist has theoretical, professional and scientific knowledge and carries out the related assistance activities in diagnostic-clinical pathology and laboratory methodology in cytology and cytopathology, immunohematology, genetic disorders and in diagnostic application of cellular and molecular methodologies in human pathology. They have expertise in diagnostic and clinical aspects of reproductive medicine and in laboratory of maritime medicine and sports activities. They have expertise in the study of cellular pathology in the context of oncology, immunology and immunopathology and of ultrastructural and molecular genetic pathology. They have knowledge on the laboratory diagnosis of human samples in relation to the issues of hygiene and preventive medicine, control and prevention concerning human health in relation to occupational medicine, community medicine, forensic medicine, thermal medicine and spatial medicine.

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