Volume 43, Issue 5 (September 1998)

    Sudden Death Due to Sarcoid Heart Disease

    (Received 15 September 1997; accepted 5 February 1998)

    CODEN: JFSOAD

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    Abstract

    A case of sudden death due to massive myocardial sarcoidosis is presented. Cardiac sarcoidosis is discussed. Since the deceased was a New York City police officer with death benefit entitlements under the Heart Bill, the implications of the medicolegal autopsy are emphasized.


    Author Information:

    Mihalakis, I
    Forensic pathologist and chief forensic pathologist, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA

    Boglioli, LR
    Fellow, Section of Cardiology, Lenox Hill-Hospital, New York, NY

    Taff, ML
    Clinical associate professor of pathology, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

    Funke, S
    Forensic pathologist and chief forensic pathologist, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA


    Stock #: JFS14360J

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS14360J

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    Title Sudden Death Due to Sarcoid Heart Disease
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