Kevorkian sign is seen in?
B. Retinal vessels
D. Vitreous humour
Correct answer : B. Retinal vessels
- Kevorkian sign is a postmortem change that occurs in the retinal vessels.
- It is characterised by fragmentation of blood column in the retinal vessels.
- It appears within minutes after death and lasts for about 1 hour.
- It can be visualised by using an ophthalmoscope.
Ref: The Essentials of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Dr. K. S. Narayan Reddy, 26th edition, p132.