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Cheiloscopy an Adjunct to Forensic Investigation

@article{Tarvade2015CheiloscopyAA,
  title={Cheiloscopy an Adjunct to Forensic Investigation},
  author={Suchita Madhukar Tarvade},
  journal={Research \& Reviews: Journal of Dental Sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={3}
}
  • S. Tarvade
  • Published 1 December 2015
  • Medicine
  • Research & Reviews: Journal of Dental Sciences
Identification of humans is a prime requisite in forensic science. It is need for certification of death and for personal, legal, social and humanitarian reasons. In forensic medicine, the chief methods of identification are fingerprints, DNA comparison and dental characteristics. Many times, one or all of these methods may not be totally effective or conclusive in establishing identity, especially in cases of burns, aircraft accidents etc. Cheiloscopy is a forensic investigation technique that… 
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Along with other traditional methods, cheiloscopy can also serve as very important tool in the identification of a person based on the characteristic arrangement of lines appearing on the red part of the lips.

Cheiloscopy: The study of lip prints in sex identification

Human identification is a universal process based on scientific principles, mainly involving finger printing. Theory of uniqueness is a strong point used in the analysis of fingerprints to convince

Lip prints (cheiloscopy).

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Lip print recording is helpful in forensic investigation that deals with identification of humans, based on lip traces, and may be revealed as a surface with visible elements of lines representing the furrows.

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The digital method of analyzing lip print images serves better visualization, ease in identification and recording of the lip print pattern and weighted value scoring system can be considered as a standard method for determining the uniqueness of thelip prints.

Just lip prints? No: there could be something else

Possibilities of cheiloscopy