International Journal of Legal Medicine

, Volume 133, Issue 3, pp 973–973 | Cite as

Correction to: Post-mortem distribution of the synthetic cannabinoid MDMB-CHMICA and its metabolites in a case of combined drug intoxication

  • Franziska Gaunitz
  • Sabrina Lehmann
  • Andreas Thomas
  • Mario Thevis
  • Markus A. Rothschild
  • Katja Mercer-Chalmers-BenderEmail author

Correction to: International Journal of Legal Medicine (2018) 132:1645–1657

The following clarification to the content of Table 3 (MDMB-CHMICA data from previously published cases of acute (non-fatal) and fatal drug intoxications) of the named manuscript needs to be brought to the readership’s attention:

The last two cases cited from the Seywright et al. (2016) publication need to be considered as autopsy cases (not a fatal intoxication as stated for case 44/m) and should read as follows:

Autopsy cases


Post-mortem blood

1 ng/mL




< 1 ng/mL



  1. Seywright A, Torrance HJ, Wylie FM, McKeown DA, Lowe DJ, Stevenson R (2016) Analysis and clinical findings of cases positive for the novel synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonist MDMB-CHMICA. Clin Toxicol 54 (8):632–637.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Legal Medicine, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of CologneCologneGermany
  2. 2.Institute of BiochemistryGerman Sport University CologneCologneGermany
  3. 3.Institute of Forensic Medicine, Health Department Basel-StadtUniversity of BaselBaselSwitzerland

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