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necropsy
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
A postmortem examination to determine cause of death or to study pathology of a disease.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/104870.rdf
Scope Note
Use for the postmortem examination of the body of a dead animal or human; For the examination of meat carcasses USE meat inspection.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/104870
Used For
autopsies
autopsy
postmortem examination
Broader Term
diagnostic techniques
Related Term
dead animals
death
postmortem changes
Spanish
necropsia
Term Number
104870