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Consumption and Tuberculosis

Watching a historical based TV drama, which is usually pretty accurate in medical history as far as I know, portrayed a postmortem on a discovered skelton where death by consumption was determined due ...
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Signs of Anoxia?

I’m not 100% sure if this is the right stack, but I’d like an expert opinion for a novel. The antagonist is a serial killer who uses magic circles to remove all hemoglobin from his victims, while ...
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How do coroners/forensic scientists know if an assault occurred during one's life or post-mortem?

I'm interested in forensic science, and continue to be surprised by the breadth of information that can be revealed from a body or other physical/forensic evidence. Warning: Graphic question. I've ...
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