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Decapitation and Dismemberment of the Corpse: A Matricide Case
Dismemberment of a corpse has always been viewed by society to be a more hideous crime than the homicide itself. In this study, we present a case of a 57-year-old woman who was decapitated and her right arm and both hands ...
Dead Bodies Found in Wells
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010)
Corpses found in wells or lime pits must be identified and the cause and manner of death must be determined. There are several circumstances that may lead to the presence of corpses in wells. In this study, 3940 death ...
Accidental Hanging Deaths in Children in Konya, Turkey Between 1998 and 2007
In general, hanging cases are the result of suicide, and accidental and homicidal hanging cases are rarely seen. This study retrospectively investigated 4571 death examinations and autopsies that were performed at The Konya ...
Evaluation of Shotgun Suicides in Konya, Turkey Between 2000 and 2007
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014)
The number of the suicides is increasing all around the world. In this study, the cases autopsied between 2000 and 2007 in The Konya Branch of Forensic Medicine Council were retrospectively investigated. Fifty-seven shotgun ...