Sudden death due to sarcoid heart disease.
A case of sudden death due to massive myocardial sarcoidosis is presented. Cardiac sarcoidosis is discussed. Since the deceased was a New York City police officer with death benefit entitlements under the Heart Bill, the implications of the medicolegal autopsy are emphasized.
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Boglioli, L. R., Taff, M. L., Funke, S., & Mihalakis, I. (1998). Sudden death due to sarcoid heart disease. Journal of forensic sciences, 43(5), 1072–1073.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine