Diagnostic paleoradiology is the use of X-ray studies to detect ancient diseases. The broad range of themes and imaging techniques in this volume reflects four decades of research undertaken by Don Brothwell in anthropology, human paleopathology, and zooarchaeology, combined with two decades of skeletal radiology experience during which Rethy Chhem read over 150, 000 X-ray and CT studies. All the authors are leading experts in the fields of Radiology and Bioanthropology.Specific tumors of bone also occur, and in dogs the osteosarcoma is most frequent (Owen 1969). ... The diagnosis of neoplasms in domesticates from the past is clearly an important part of biological reconstruction, with radiologic aspectsanbsp;...
|Author||:||R.K. Chhem, D.R. Brothwell|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-11-04|