Drowning in a Child

Accidental or Neglect?

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Abstract

We report the case of an infant who was found dead in the toilet of a nursery. Examination of the scene revealed an element of neglect in the care of the child. Postmortem showed evidence of drowning. Her blood sample showed a toxicologic evidence of alcohol exposure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)774-776
Number of pages3
JournalMedical Journal of Malaysia
Volume58
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2003

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Keywords

  • Accidental
  • Drowning
  • Neglect

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Drowning in a Child : Accidental or Neglect? / Mohd. Nor, Faridah; Omar, Khairani.

In: Medical Journal of Malaysia, Vol. 58, No. 5, 12.2003, p. 774-776.

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