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Autopsy

Data Item category

Perinatal mortality

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

Descriptions:
NSW, SA, ACT, NT Births and Deaths Registration Collections: Was autopsy information available later? Was an autopsy not to be held? NSW, QLD, SA, ACT, NT, WA: Was the cause of death confirmed by autopsy? QLD: will further autopsy findings be available later? SA PMC: full, no, limited dissection, other examination, unknown.

Additional information

Birth and Deaths Registration Collections collect this item for stillbirths (Birth Register) and neonatal deaths (Death Register) only.

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