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Descriptor in English: Coroners and Medical Examiners
Descriptor in Spanish: Médicos Forenses
Descriptor in Portuguese: Médicos Legistas
Descriptor in French: Coroners et médecins légistes
Entry term(s): Coroner
Coroners
Examiner, Medical
Examiners, Medical
Medical Examiner
Medical Examiners
Medical Examiners and Coroners
Tree number(s): M01.526.485.230
N02.360.230
SP9.140.010
Scope note: Physicians appointed to investigate all cases of sudden or violent death.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
DeCS UI: 3349
Descriptor UI: D003334
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Coroners and Medical Examiners - Preferred
Concept UI M0005201
Scope note Physicians appointed to investigate all cases of sudden or violent death.
Preferred term Coroners and Medical Examiners
Entry term(s) Medical Examiners and Coroners
Coroners - Narrower
Concept UI M0005200
Preferred term Coroners
Entry term(s) Coroner
Examiner, Medical - Narrower
Concept UI M0005202
Preferred term Examiner, Medical
Entry term(s) Examiners, Medical
Medical Examiner
Medical Examiners



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