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paleopathology

 [pa″le-o-pah-thol´ŏ-je]
study of disease in bodies that have been preserved from ancient times.

pa·le·o·pa·thol·o·gy

(pā'lē-ō-pa-thol'ŏ-jē),
The science of disease in prehistoric times as revealed in bones, mummies, and archaeologic artifacts.
[paleo- + pathology]

paleopathology

/pa·leo·pa·thol·o·gy/ (-pah-thol´ah-je) study of disease in bodies which have been preserved from ancient times.

paleopathology

[-pathol′əjē]
the science of disease in ancient eras based on the condition of remains of mummies, skeletons, and other archeological findings.

pa·le·o·pa·thol·o·gy

(pā'lē-ō-pă-thol'ŏ-jē)
The science of disease in prehistoric times as revealed in bones, mummies, and archaeologic artifacts.

paleopathology

study of disease in bodies that have been preserved from ancient times.
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Saul, Frank 1977 "The paleopathology of anemia in Mexico and Guatemala", en E.
Paleopathology an introduction to the study of ancient evidences of disease.
MORPHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF PALEOPATHOLOGY IN LATE PLEISTOCENE GIANT BISON FROM COASTAL GEORGIA **, Scott Raulerson *, A.
Ademas, junto a Enrique Gerszten publicaron por decadas el Paleopathology Club Newsletter (http:// www.
They present a brief history of paleopathology, step-by-step instructions on how to conduct a paleopathological analysis, the mechanics of bone remodeling, and specific diseases affecting each bone in the body, beginning with the skull and progressing down the skeleton.
Nerlich, Division of Paleopathology, Institute of Pathology, Academic Clinic MunchenBogenhausen, Englschalkingerstr 77 D-81925, Munchen, Germany; email: andreas.
Paper Presented at the Twentieth Annual Meeting of the Paleopathology Association, April 13-14, Toronto.
Bio-anthropology and paleopathology of the SO10-IX Muisca mummy from Sativanorte, Boyaca, Colombia
KEY WORDS: parasitism, trematodes, spionid polychaetes, Protothaca staminea, parasite-host interactions, paleopathology
Paleopathology of ancient Egyptian mummies and skeletons.
Mann and Hunt assist the beginning skeletal paleopathologist in recognizing common conditions in dry-bone specimens, giving a brief history of paleopathology and a description of its methods, describing the fundamentals of bone formation and remodeling, and then examining diseases of individual bones through text, drawings and photographs, giving several new cases in this edition.