Examples of autopsy in a Sentence
The coroner performed an autopsy on the murder victim's body.
the autopsy revealed an advanced stage of cancer
Recent Examples of autopsy from the Web
An autopsy was conducted but the results will not be available for a couple of weeks, Becker told the Daily News.
An autopsy will be conducted Saturday, according to Jefferson Parish Coroner Dr. Gerry Cvitanovich.
An autopsy will be conducted to determine how the man died.
Those questions remain unanswered, however, as some speculate on social media that results of an autopsy are being awaited.
The autopsy was conducted by a private medical examiner at Merritt's request.
The autopsy was conducted by a private medical examiner at Merritt’s request.
Davidson was apparently strangled, but an autopsy will be conducted by the state medical examiner’s office to determine the exact cause of death, prosecutors said in a statement released Sunday.
An autopsy is still being conducted, according to Wadsworth police, but authorities suspect Douglas was strangled to death, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
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: an examination of a dead body to find out the cause of death
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