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  • Hippocrates had no opportunity of verification by necropsy, and Sydenham ignored pathology; yet the clinical features of many but recently described diseases, such, for example, as that named after Graves, and myxoedema, both associated with perversions of the thyroid gland, lay as open to the eye of physicians in the past as to our own.
  • The first recognition of a disease may be at a necropsy, but then usually by irresponsible pathologists; it is another matter when the physician himself comes under rebuke for failing to seize a way to cure, while the chance remained to him, by section of the abdomen during life.
  • It seems likely, however, that patients of this age dying of a progressive neurological condition would have undergone necropsy in the past.
  • The animals should be examined by a full necropsy to study the impact of the grass.
  • The rescue team planned to spend Saturday conducting a necropsy to determine the cause of death.

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