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Autopsy Life and Death - Blood

This episode of the Autopsy Life and Death series, Dr. von Hagans dissects a woman who died of causes related to arteriosclerosis. Multiple other blood and circulation disorders are discussed and demonstrated along the way, including embolism, aneurysm, heart attacks, and hemhorraging into the pericardial space. Dr. von Hagans use a donated cadaver in addition to a series of plastinated models borrowed from the Body Worlds exhibit to explain each disorder in great deal.

Essential concepts: Circulatory system, heart, arteriosclerosis, aging, thrombosis, embolism, heart attack, ischemia, blockage, anemia.

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