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Rigor Mortis Summary

Description: Muscular rigidity which develops in the cadaver usually from 4 to 10 hours after death and lasts 3 or 4 days.

Also Known As: Mortis, Rigor

Networked: 92 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 12 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rigor Mortis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 1 outcome in 6 results : IBA
  2. Ice : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  3. Immunoglobulin E (IgE) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  4. Edetic Acid (EDTA) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 1
  5. 2-diethylaminoethanol (DEAE) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  6. Dinitrophenols : 8 studies in 9 results : IBA
  7. Oxygen : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. calpastatin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) : 11 results : IBA
  10. Lactic Acid : 9 results : FDA 4 Generic
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Diseases Related to Rigor Mortis

  1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  2. Postmortem Changes (Adipocere)
  3. Drowning
  4. Asphyxia (Suffocation)
  5. Exsanguination
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Key Therapies for Rigor Mortis

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  1. Resuscitation : 1 study in 3 results
  2. Microspheres (Microsphere) : 1 study in 2 results
  3. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) : 1 study in 1 result
  4. Refractive Surgical Procedures : 1 result
  5. Artificial Respiration (Mechanical Ventilation) : 1 result
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