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Iodine--iodide Of Potassium

Detection Of Blood-stains Etc

Unnatural Offences

Infanticide

Incised Wounds And Those Accompanied By Solution Of Continuity

Death By Strangulation

Foeticide Or Criminal Abortion

Death From AnĂsthetics Etc

Death From Lightning And Electricity

Arsenic And Its Preparations


Tetrachlorethane Etc





=Tetrachlorethane= ('Cellon').--Acetylene tetrachloride; vapour has
caused poisoning in aeroplane ('dope') and cinema film works.

Symptoms.--Gastric symptoms and marked jaundice. This may be followed
in days or weeks by stupor, coma, death.

Post-Mortem.--Fatty degeneration of internal organs, chiefly liver.

=Trinitrotoluene (T.N.T.).=--An explosive solid which stains the skin an
orange colour; may be absorbed through skin or be inhaled.

Symptoms.--Shortness of breath, headache, drowsiness. Later, skin
irritation, gastritis, jaundice, blood degeneration.

Treatment.--Remove from work, rest in bed, diuretics, purgatives,
alkalies.





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