Virtopsy: a recent advancement in traditional necropsy

AUTHORS : Pathak MK, Jha SS
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Virtopsy is “Virtual Autopsy.” Virtopsy is a virtual alternativeto a traditional autopsy, conducted with scanning andimaging technology. Radiographic methods were used toforensically analyse the victim’s remains which aid the legaljudgment. This instance is commonly heralded as the birthof virtopsy. Virtopsy has four cornerstones. It uses an all-in-one machine called “Virtobot” which integrates the fourimaging modalities mentioned above to practice virtopsy.The dissection of body is minimal, thus providing a morehumanitarian approach. Infections and health hazards forforensic experts can be reduced.

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