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Flashcards in Exam 4 Identification Deck (16):
1

Autolysis

Chemical Change

2

Postmortem Caloricity (Postmortem Fever)

Chemical Change

3

Algor Mortis

Physical Change

4

Hypostasis

Physical Change

5

Increase in the viscosity of blood.

Physical Change

6

Hemolysis

Chemical Change

7

Coagulation (clotting)

Physical Change

8

Change in tissue pH

Chemical Change

9

Rigor Mortis (Cadaveric Rigidity)

Physiochemical Change

10

Rigor Mortis- Stiffening

Physical Change

11

Rigor Mortis- pH change

Chemical Change

12

Imbibition

Physical Change

13

Dehydration (desiccation)

Physical Change

14

General Decomposition (10 types)
- Fermentation
- Decay
- Putrefaction
- Lipolysis
- Saccharolysis
- Proteolysis
- Hydrolysis
- Oxidation
- Hemolysis
- Autolysis

Chemical Change

15

Livor Mortis

Physical Change

16

Postmortem stain- hemolysis

Chemical Change

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