An unusual case of sudden death in an alcohol addict

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Serval ID
serval:BIB_DC4FA4284163
Type
Article: article from journal or magazin.
Collection
Publications
Institution
Title
An unusual case of sudden death in an alcohol addict
Journal
International Journal of Legal Medicine
Author(s)
Brandt-Casadevall  C., Krompecher  T., Gujer  H. R.
ISSN
0937-9827 (Print)
Publication state
Published
Issued date
1990
Volume
104
Number
1
Pages
55-57
Notes
DA - 20010716
LA - eng
PT - Case Reports
PT - Journal Article
SB - IM
Abstract
The sudden and unexpected death of a 40-year-old female alcohol addict is described. At the autopsy recent rib fractures were found. The extremity of one fractured rib had caused a massive haemorrhage by erosion of a coronary artery
Keywords
Accidental Falls/Adult/Alcoholism/complications/Autopsy/methods/Coronary Vessels/injuries/pathology/Death,Sudden/etiology/Female/Humans/Pericardial Effusion/Rib Fractures
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Web of science
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08/02/2008 18:44
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20/08/2019 17:01
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