Ridpath A.D.,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention |
Halse T.A.,New York State Department of Health |
Musser K.A.,New York State Department of Health |
Wroblewski D.,New York State Department of Health |
And 4 more authors.
Emerging Infectious Diseases | Year: 2014
We diagnosed invasive meningococcal disease by using immunohistochemical staining of embalmed tissue and PCR of vitreous humor from 2 men in New York City. Because vitreous humor is less subject than other body fluids to putrefaction, it is a good material for postmortem analysis. Source