Pentobarbital use in a decomposed suicide

  • Adam Covach
  • Dan Isenschmid
  • Carl J. Schmidt
  • Avneesh Gupta
Letter to the Editor


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Conflict of interest

The authors have no financial or other relations that could lead to a conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

The anonymity of the deceased has been totally preserved. This article does not contain any studies with living human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.


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© Japanese Association of Forensic Toxicology and Springer Japan KK, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Wayne County Medical Examiner’s OfficeDetroitUSA
  2. 2.NMS LabsWillow GroveUSA

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