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Synonyms for autopsy

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

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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"This was already a re-autopsy because there was an earlier autopsy done in Kuwait," he noted.
Retrospectively speaking, tissue may have been collected from SUD cases at forensic autopsy for histopathology analysis, and stored.
Q: Have you ever been in a situation where you were required by law to do the autopsy but the family did not want to?
Police handed over the body to her family after autopsy while, said that the deceased was playing at railway track when incident occurred.
At this, the bench ordered exhumation of the grave of the minor girl for another autopsy besides adjuring the further hearing.
An autopsy gives medical students and residents the unparalleled experience of viewing anatomy and gross pathology firsthand.
IGP Mehsud, though, said that the autopsy report had also raised some questions.
Understanding the views of parents, and the influences of various cultural and religious beliefs, may contribute to greater enrollment in autopsy. [6,7] The views of mothers and their families regarding autopsy are essential, [8] as well as understanding stillbirth in the South African context, and the cultural and socio-economic factors specific to it.
The soldier's family then faked his cremation and had a second autopsy done privately that showed a number of inconsistencies with what the military was telling them.
The autopsy has been a powerful tool in clinical medicine as far back as the 15th century.
An autopsy is an important and most useful way to find out the condition of internal organs, in which a thorough examination performed on a body after death, to evaluate disease or injury that may be present and to determine the cause and manner of a person's death.
A Houston-area widow cannot recover damages from a Texas hospital where her husband died under unusual circumstances because his autopsy - the widow's only realistic hope of determining why he died - falls under a sweeping law that protects health care providers from malpractice lawsuits, the Texas Supreme Court has ruled.
RAMALLAH, April 3 (KUNA) -- The Palestinian Prisoner's Society (PPS) announced Sunday that an autopsy carried out by Israeli authorities proved the unjustifiable killing of a Palestinian man by Israeli troops on March 24.
RAMALLAH, April 3, 2016 (WAFA) - The Ministry of Justice announced Sunday that the autopsy results of 21-year-old Abed al-Fattah al-Sharif, who was filmed while being executed by an Israeli soldier, have confirmed that the last bullet killed the youth.
Israeli Supreme Court on Thursday refused an appeal to allow a Palestinian doctor to participatein the autopsy of Abdul Fattah al-Sharif's body, who was executed in cold blood by an Israeli soldier on March 24 in Hebron.