The typical hanging death involves tightening of a ligature. Petechiae have been described on the oral mucosa, base of tongue, and epiglottis. Tongue protrusion between clenched teeth is a common but unspecific finding in a typical hanging death.
Five Stages(of decomposition) cookie by Claire Ratcliffe to be served at Delicious Decay: The Edible Body Farm. This event is meant to engage the public with delicious desserts alongside the fascinating topic of death
Professor Gunther Von Hagens performs an autopsy November 20, 2002 in London, England. The first public dissection of a human body in over 170 years and the first televised public autopsy was performed at the Body Worlds Exhibition. The man being dissected is a 72-year-old who died five months ago of a heart attack.