TITLE

Egyptian man revives after 12 hours in morgue

PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Jet;07/28/97, Vol. 92 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates that the Al-Akhbar newspaper reported an Egyptian man regained consciousness twelve hours after being pronounced dead. How he shouted for assistance; How the paramedic, who found him alive in a morgue refrigerator, died.
ACCESSION #
9707315877

 

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