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NCJ Number: 118675 Find in a Library
Title: Personal Identification From Skull Suture Pattern
Journal: Canadian Society of Forensic Science  Volume:22  Issue:1  Dated:(March 1989)  Pages:27-34
Author(s): P C Sekharan
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 8
Type: Report (Technical)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: In medicolegal cases and mass disasters, identification of individuals is critical.
Abstract: This paper summarizes an effective method for identification from sutural patterns found on the ectocranial surface of skulls. Photographs and 6 references. (Publisher abstract)
Main Term(s): Bone analysis; Evidence identification
Index Term(s): Medicolegal considerations; Victim identification
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