Abstract Title:

[Sudden death caused by an oleoresin capsicum spray].

Abstract Source:

Arch Med Sadowej Kryminol. 2009 Jul-Sep;59(3):252-4. PMID: 20441089

Abstract Author(s):

Anna Niemcunowicz-Janica, Iwona Ptaszyńska-Sarosiek, Zofia Wardaszka

Article Affiliation:

Z Zakładu Medycyny Sadowej Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Białymstoku.


The report presents rare case of a sudden death of a young man, caused by an oleoresin capsicum spray. In consequence, the victim developed acute laryngeal edema and death by asphyxiation.

Study Type : Human: Case Report

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