Occupational Diseases: Asbestosis and Mesothelioma in Forensic Practice
Diagnosis of occupational diseases, a strong collaboration between radiologic and clinical features with related occupational history and literature supporting, and an association between the exposure and the disease process are requested. Further pathological findings emerging at biopsy or autopsy, which are considered ancillary examination techniques, may assist in the judgment related to causal chain reconstruction.
In this perspective the multidisciplinary approach is mandatory for medicolegal issues.
KeywordsOccupational Diseases Autopsy Postmortem Imaging
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