- Recurrent cerebral venous thrombosis associated with heterozygote methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T mutation and sickle cell trait without homocysteinemia: an autopsy case report and review of literatureZ Ali
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, 900 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21223, United States Electronic address
Forensic Sci Int 242:e52-5. 2014..We report a case of recurrent cerebral venous thrombosis in a 19 year old male with history of sickle cell trait, obesity, and high normal blood homocysteine, who was heterozygote for MTHFR C677T mutation. ..
- Diabetic ketoacidosis: a silent deathZabiullah Ali
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, State of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 33:189-93. 2012....
- Anaphylaxis after the injection of buprenorphineCassie L Boggs
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, 900 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21223, USA
J Forensic Sci 58:1381-3. 2013..This article reports two cases where an anaphylactic reaction was observed following either the actual or alleged use of therapeutic formulations of buprenorphine intravenously. ..
- Fatal caffeine intoxication: a series of eight cases from 1999 to 2009Priya Banerjee
Office of State Medical Examiners, State of Rhode Island, Providence, RI Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, State of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
J Forensic Sci 59:865-8. 2014..No overdoses were from consumption of caffeine-containing foods. Comprehensive postmortem toxicological testing should test for caffeine to capture these rare deaths...
- Case report of a fatal intoxication by NucyntaDori M Franco
From the Office of the Armed Forces Medical Examiner, Rockville Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, State of Maryland, Baltimore, MD and NMS Labs, Willow Grove, PA
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 35:234-6. 2014..Based on the scene investigation and autopsy findings in this case, the medical examiner determined that the cause of death was narcotic (Nucynta) intoxication and the manner of death was undetermined. ..
- Rat bite fever, a fatal case of Streptobacillus moniliformis infection in a 14-month-old boyPriya Banerjee
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, State of Maryland, 111 Penn St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Forensic Sci 56:531-3. 2011..moniliformis. This case highlighted key features, such as the morbiliform rash, but lacked lymphadenopathy or joint manifestations. It is important to consider rat or rodent exposure as a source of infection...