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Synonyms for post-mortem

discussion of an event after it has occurred

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

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"You are aware, I suppose, that it is not the coroner's business to conduct the post-mortem, but only to take the evidence of the medical witness?" said Mr.
And if there is no necessity for a post-mortem and nothing to gain by it, no good to her, to us, to science, to human knowledge, why do it?
But today Wiltshire police announced post-mortem results showed Mrs Brignall died of "natural causes".
Summary: A woman found dead in a crashed car suffered multiple stab wounds to the chest, a post-mortem found.
A draft Bill to reform the inquest system contained proposals to give unlimited right of appeal over coroners' decisions, including the ordering of a post-mortem.
Dr Kenneth Shorrock has been charged with professional misconduct and faces a disciplinary hearing next month over claims he altered a post-mortem report five years ago on a 78-year-old woman who died during surgery.
Disclaimers can be used for post-mortem planning, to qualify the estate for a charitable or marital deduction, or to allow use of unused GST tax exemptions.
The full post-mortem results, including the actual cause of death, were not revealed as the investigation is at an early stage.
A second post-mortem examination is to be carried out on the body of shooting victim Ellijah Fagan in the hope that it might help find and convict his killer, a Birmingham inquest was told yesterday.
If we have a post-mortem on this campaign, we may conclude, "Those 2,000 folks are interested in the subject and they have budget, but we don't know if they like to get information by reading regular publications."
He was removed to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital where a post-mortem examination was being carried out last night.
United States, CA-8 (8-17-98), a taxpayer in Arkansas used this post-mortem strategy and lost.
The post-mortem on Nora Quoirin, 15, whose body was found in a jungle near The Dusun resort yesterday is still ongoing at the Tuanku Ja'afar Hospital here.
TWO people have appeared in court charged with accessing CCTV footage of the post-mortem examination of footballer Emiliano Sala.
Dr Muchana said the bullet caused a lot of internal bleeding.BULLET WOUNDHe was speaking at Aga Khan Hospital, Kisumu on Monday after a post-mortem examination that was carried in the presence of family pathologist Dr Margaret Oduor, Aga Khan Hospital Medical Director Dr Patrick Eshiwani, Homa Bay CEC Health Ouma Muga and family members.