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19 Jan 2006

HELP WITH A PM REPORT
OUR BABY DIED LAST YEAR FROM SIDS. THE PM REPORT STATED THAT THE INTRACRANIAL CONTENTS - INTACT. BRAIN SOMWWHAT CONGESTED. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?
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01 Jan 0001

This is an observation made on gross examination of the brain and is most probably due to a lack of oxygen just before death. It is not an observation with any specific clinical application.
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