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Fem, 28
Symptoms before death
  • dyspnoea
  • hypoglycemia
  • seizures
  • lost of sight
  • weight loss
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • constipation
  • hiporexia
Autopsy

  • cerebral edema
  • pulmonary edema
  • encephalomalacia
  • tracheal petechiae
  • cerebral edema
    pulmonary edema
    encephalomalacia
    tracheal petechiae
    congestive kidneys
    atrophic pancreas
    liver nutmeg
    peritoneal adhesions
    neoplastic ulcer in gastric antrum
    pulmonary metastasis
    bilateral ovarian fibrous masses
    increased abdominal circumference
    ascites
    pleural effusion
    pericardial effusion
    left kidney exsangue
    omentum hemorrhage
    lymphatic metastases in pulmonary hilum and retroperitoneum
    hirsutism
    Fasia edema
any ideas?
 

mlw03

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Many of the things you've listed are wholly non-specific symptoms or autopsy findings.

The more specific symptoms such as ovarian masses, metastases, and hirsutism suggest some hormone producing tumour of the ovaries.