Age estimation from the structure of adult human teeth: review of the literature.

@article{Xu1992AgeEF,
  title={Age estimation from the structure of adult human teeth: review of the literature.},
  author={Xia Xu and Hans Peter Philipsen and N G Jablonski and Ka Ming Pang and J Z Zhu},
  journal={Forensic science international},
  year={1992},
  volume={54 1},
  pages={23-8}
}
The literature on age estimation from the structure of adult human teeth is reviewed. Several anatomic changes of teeth have been shown to be valuable in age determination, but there is still controversy concerning the accuracy of cemental annulation. It is believed that improvements in age estimation can be made using direct measurement rather than scoring… CONTINUE READING