Products & Services of Digiscan

Digiscan is the unique company focused on facilitation of e-teaching and e-learning of medical, dental & paramedical sciences. Our key specialization is to provide teaching material in the form of digital slide sets of digital whole slide images of slides of Histology, Pathology, Oral Histology and Oral Pathology. The digital slides have been painstakingly annotated/ labeled with details about epidemiology, clinical presentation, histological features, differential diagnosis and clinical outcome of the pathological lesions included in the sets for the ease of understanding by the students, residents and practitioners and self study.

Digital slides sets have been prepared using such annotated slides. More than 500 digital slides constitute the sets of Oral Histology & Oral Pathology and more than 1500  digital slides of organs and systems constitute sets of systemic pathology. These slide sets are very popular among residents of pathology and oral pathology for self study.

More digital slide sets of microbiology, parasitology, cytology, hematology, cell biology are under preparation. Details of these slide sets have been provided in the website under the head of “ Digital Slide Sets “.


Scanning of slides:

Slide scanning facility provided by Digiscan is very popular among medical institutions and private laboratories. Scanning of glass slides provides high resolution digital whole slide images. Scanning is carried out under magnifications of HNA20x,HNA40x & 100x as per the requirement for purpose of teaching, research, presentation of pathology material in conferences, seminars, symposia, web seminars and web lectures , for conducting EQAS of pathology & cytology, for creation of departmental digital slide libraries for training of residents and for maintenance of digital slide records of patients as digital slides require no physical space for storage.

Hosting of Digital slides on web server:

Normally scanned whole slide images are given in either a pen drive or external hard disk to the consumer, facility of hosting the slides on the web server is also available. This facility is generally required for sending the images to far off locations for second opinion on the slides.

Still bigger application is on line teaching of global student community and conducting webinars and online lectures. On line digital images are the perfect tool for self study of pathology by the medical & dental students & residents.