Paleopathologic diagnosis based on experimental mummification.

The difficulties of diagnosis of pathologic conditions are immensely magnified when the subject of a postmortem examination has been postmortem for several hundreds to thousands of years. Artefacts of decomposition and bacterial and fungal invasion are compounded upon those of rehydration when mummi...

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Main Author: Zimmerman, Michael.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Published: 1979
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