Classification of Sexual Offence
Hydrostatic test is used for: (AIIMS May 2012)
a. Hydrostatic test = Breslau’s first life test = Raygat’s test- lungs cut into pieces, squeezed and floated in water, with liver tissue as control →if they float respiration has taken place.
b. For microscopic examination of lungs, the thoracic contents are removed intact by cuts with a scalpel by “no touch” technique of Osborn.