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Synonyms for palaeopathology

the study of disease of former times (as inferred from fossil evidence)

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Reviewed articles that referred to nutritional deficiencies were more likely to focus on paleopathological analysis, attempting to relate the occurrence of metabolic diseases (Ellis 2015; Geber and Murphy 2012), enamel hypoplastic defects (Geber 2014; Slaus et al.
Hence, the pluricolumnal studied herein is the same age as or older than the oldest paleopathological modifications to crinoid columns (at least from eastern North America).
1996): Notes on populational significance of paleopathological conditions.
The aim of this article is to present the results of the context, C14 dating, and the bio-anthropological and paleopathological characterization of the SO10-IX mummy.
Ted Steinbock, Paleopathological Diagnosis and Interpretation: Bone Diseases in Ancient Human Populations (Springfield, IL: Charles C.
Paleopathological studies of human bones include analysis of the elite individuals from the royal hypogeum (A.
Paleopathological evidence of the cranial remains from the Sima de los Huesos Middle Pleistocene site (Sierra de Atapuerca, Spain).
However, bilateral scapholunate advanced collapse being the foremost etiology in our patient group, is not a new pathology, as findings of bilateral SLAC wrist on a prehistoric skeleton from Hassi-el-Abiod site in Malian Sahara provide paleopathological evidence of the existence of this disease 7,000 years ago.
Male-Female Immune Reactivity and Its Implications for Interpreting Evidence in Human Skeletal Paleopathology," in Sex and Gender in Paleopathological Perspective, ed.
Quevedo 1984 "The Prince of El Plomo: a Paleopathological Study".
12) Smallpox, on the other hand, possesses both the necessary attack and mortality rate; its symptoms include the preceding headache and resulting pockmarks; Europeans such as Vines and his party would have been immune to its effects; and there is some paleopathological evidence of skeletal deformities consistent with smallpox attacks on children.
Paleopathological studies reveal evidence of interpersonal violence in Australia (Webb, 1989).
It is the intention of this study to provide paleopathological data recently obtained from the burial site found in Yoakum County, Texas; data that was recovered within the context of forensic anthropological services.
Paleopathological traces of other lesions have been diagnosed, such as respiratory diseases, rheumatism and degenerative arthritis, dental caries and tooth loss, eye infections, and filariasis.
Since the mosasaur study, the Rothschild-Martin collabortion has blossomed into other paleopathological pursuits.