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Gender and ethnic differences of the radiographic image of the frontal region
Standardized radiographs of 60 adult black patients (30 female, 30 male) were compared with an identical number of patients from the Cape Coloured ethnic group. Features examined included sinus height, sinus width, perimeter, ...
The palatal rugae in an identification
It is a well established fact that the ruga pattern is as unique to a human as his fingerprints. It has also been found that in cases of severe mutilation and burning where the fingers and other superficial features of the ...
Age determination in a living individual - A case report
A case is presented where age determination in a living individual could not be effected by removal and sectioning of a central incisor tooth. An approximate age was derived from ulna/radius epiphyseal ossification, skull ...
The identification of a 'necklace' murder victim
The necklacing method of murder is a feature of political unrest in South Africa and has become part of an emotive scenario which symbolises the resistance of the radical left in the political spectrum. The dramatic nature ...