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Synonyms for autopsy

an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease

perform an autopsy on a dead body

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It further noted that two of the children autopsied showed that vaccine failure might have been the cause.
"In two of the children autopsied, it was noted that vaccine failure may have been the cause.
"Some of them will be autopsied to find out the cause of the accident," he said at the Police Hospital Bhayangkara in Surabaya, the provincial capital of East Java.
Conclusion: There was a male preponderance, but the significant differences in two age groups need to be correlated with the incidence of RTAs in each sex in that age group and the compliance levels of getting females autopsied.
Imaging findings for autopsied and non-autopsied cases; autopsies were performed on 121 cases; 71 cases were not autopsied.
To determine the significance of bruises in cases of infant death to ascertain if their presence was associated with other injuries or homicide, all cases of infants aged between seven and 364 days who were autopsied at Forensic Science South Australia were reviewed over a nine-year period from June 1999 to May 2008.
But only 18 percent of people suspected to have died from sporadic CJD had their brains autopsied to determine the type of CJD they succumbed to, according to a ministry survey.
Their study, the first to use data from autopsied heart attack victims to assess CRP's role in such deaths, will appear in the April 30 Circulation.