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Flashcards in Death Deck (12):
1

Test on the peripheral circulation by use of a ligature tied around the base of a finger

Magnus test

2

Test for injection of fluorescein subcutaneously as a test for peripheral circulation

Icard's test

3

The fingers are spread wide and the finger webs are viewed through a strong light. In the living, the finger webs appear red but yellow in dead

Diaphanous test

4

Method of detecting cessation of respiration consisting of putting a saucer of water or mercury on the chest o abdomen

Winslow's test

5

Punishment for murder

Reclusion perpetua
20-40 years

6

Punishment for homicide

Reclusion temporal
12-20 years

7

Disinternment, non-dangerous communicable disease

3 years

8

Disinternment, dangerous communicable disease

5 years

9

Quantitative determination of the chloride content of the blood in the right and left ventricles of the heart

Gettler's test

10

Most toxic and rapid acting gas

Hydrogen cyandie

11

Burial (no communicable disease) within

48 hours

12

Burial (with communicable disease) within

12 hours