Diatom concentrations in seawater were examined monthly at four aquatic areas. Diatom concentrations inside a bay showed a monthly variation, but these were detectable. On the other hand, in the open sea around the continental shelf break, there were few diatoms in any season. When a person drowns in the open sea, the diatom test cannot be expected to function reliably.
|ジャーナル||American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology|
|出版ステータス||Published - 2001 9 26|
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