Paleopathology:

Injuries & Abnormalities

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Abnormalities
Bullet Wounds
Dental Pathology
Healed Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Unhealed Fractures
Muscle Tears
Cranial Wounds
Stab Wounds and Cut Marks
Sources:

Miller, Maxine June. The Paleopathology of Northwestern Plains Indians. M.A. Thesis, University of Wyoming, 1999.

Weathermon, Rick. Research Scientist. Anthropology Department, University of Wyoming.

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