Death from exposure or poisoning

Can be intentional, deliberate or inadvertent. May be sudden or delayed. See also under XIs. Death may occur from overdose, poisoning, intoxication, or via asphyxia, arrhythmia, CPA, acute coronary event or be qualified as 'sudden cardiac death'. Laboratory evaluation and forensic measurements of drug(s) and substances of interest on blood or tissue samples at/from autopsy is indicated in any unexplained death (PMID 24365689). See also under XIr

Last update : 06/02/2018

Causative drugs