Scales, Clinical, Autopsy
Definition : Clinical scales that incorporate a detachable pan that hangs as part of a spring scale or is on the top of a mechanical or electronic scale. These scales typically have a capacity up to 3 to 15 kg (6 to 33 lb) and 10 to 20 g (0.025 to 0.05 lb) readability. Autopsy scales are used to weigh organs and other anatomic parts in autopsy rooms, morgues, and anatomic and pathology laboratories.
Entry Terms : "Autopsy Scales" , "Scales, Autopsy" , "Scales, Postmortem"
UMDC code : 13457