Whole body CT scan was performed 9 hours after death

Diffuse "oedema" ...
Axial non-contrast
Diffuse "oedema" in the lungs (alveolar and intestitial) consistent with drowning
Systems: Chest
Tags: forensic
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ The key to this case is the time interval between death and scanning - 9 hours is too long! Any inhaled gas that has been dissolved in blood/tissu...”

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