A. Hemoglobin increases.
B. Hemoglobin decreases.
C. No change.
D. Either may occur.
Ans:A. Hemoglobin increases.
In the image,the mode of death of the person is due to drowning in sea water.
In case of drowning in sea water hemoglobin increases.
|Fresh water drowning||Sea water drowning|
Denatures the surfactant
Hemodilution, hemoglobinuriaHyponatremia, Hypocalcemia, Hyperkalemia
Cause of death – ventricular fibrillation, cardiac failure due to volume overload and hypoxia of myocardium
Lungs – ballooned and light, emphysematous, shape retained, do not collapse after removal, c/s –crepitus heard, little froth, no fluid
Cause of death – pulmonary edema
Lungs – ballooned and heavy, soft, shape not retained, collapse on removal, c/s – no crepitus, copious fluid and froth