Orensic Pathology Case Study: Problem D”

Read the attached case study (Problem D”) and answer the following:

Question 1

Based upon the above information, and according to the PMI indicators mentioned, list the estimated time of death, and the 3 most likely causes of death. Why?

Question 2

Now that you have been given a background of some of the family history, including the autopsy report of the previous child, has your opinion of the cause of death changed? Why or why not?

Question 3

You have been given a description of the babyas body in the autopsy report. What effect does that have on your opinion of the cause of death?