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Table 9 Histological findings of contact skin in electrocution

From: Study of different facets of electrocution deaths: a 5-year review

Histological features No. of cases (88)
Coagulative necrosis + baseline streaming of nuclei 2 (2.3%)
Coagulative necrosis + epithelial separation 8 (9.09%)
Streaming of nuclei 6 (6.8%)
Only infiltration of inflammatory cells 4 (4.5%)
All of the above findings 59 (67.04%)
Negative 9 (10.2%)