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    Will an autopsy be performed?

    Will an autopsy be performed?

    In many cases only an inspection is performed and an autopsy is not necessary.  In wrongful deaths or where the cause of death cannot be established by inspection alone, an autopsy is performed.  The decision to perform an autopsy will be made by a forensic pathologist at the medical examiner's office.

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