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postmortem

1. occurring after death
2. dissection and examination of a dead body to determine the cause of death

postmortem

[pōst′mȯrd·əm]
(computer science)
Any action taken after an operation is completed to help analyze that operation.
(medicine)
Occurring after death.
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However, the statements were dropped after postmortem reports
Sudhir Gupta and his team had no pressure to change postmortem report," said Dr.
IG Bani Amin also pleaded for another postmortem of Waheeda Khan as facts were concealed in the first postmortem report.
Coroner's officer Dick Leedham said: "A postmortem report gave the cause of death as asphyxiation and suspension.
Earlier, a postmortem report showed that it was likely that she was suffocated.
When the postmortem report clearly mentions that she was butchered using a slaughter machine, how can one believe that she was chopped using a saw, the weapon claimed by the police," said Gauri's mother Tripta Srivastava.
The 34-year-old, of Lavey, Co Cavan, could face murder charges after a postmortem report by the Chief Medical Examiner is finalised.
A postmortem report by Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (Pims), revealed that the journalist had marks on her neck when her body was found.
As per initial investigation, it seems she was killed after being gang- raped but the exact cause of death will be clear only after the postmortem report is out.
During the course of proceeding, the counsel for the father of deceased, apprised the bench that the Punjab Forensic Laboratory (PFL), Lahore report did not match with the postmortem report adding that the PFL also did not give any opinion over their report.
He said: ``I have had no direct contact with Julie Wilkinson since May 1999 when we met to discuss the postmortem report.
A postmortem report revealed that he was shot at least 13 times, sustaining wounds in his neck and stomach.