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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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Radiography and allied techniques in the palaeopathology of skeletal remains
1) Division of Palaeopathology, History of Medicine and Bioethics, Department of Oncology, Transplants and Advanced Technologies in Medicine, University of Pisa, Via Roma 57, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Physical Anthropology and Palaeopathology at the Classical Necropolis of Thasos, AEMTH: 780-89.
Indeed, it might be said that the archives and finds have matured through keeping as techniques such as palaeopathology, AMS dating, organic residue analysis, and isotope studies were simply not available when the site was dug.
The palaeopathology of Iceland: preliminary report 2003.
Indeed, I would like to urge the authors, if there is a further edition, to include a section on palaeodemography and palaeopathology.
The final chapter, concerned with the osteology and palaeopathology of the skeletal remains, is written by the third author, Agelarakis.