Rugae dimensions and their significance in forensic dentistry.


BACKGROUND The palatal rugae are the ridges situated in the anterior part of the palatal mucosa, are unique to each individual, and can establish individual's identity. AIMS To establish the reliability of using the palatal rugae dimensions in identifying the different ethnic groups. SETTINGS AND DESIGN Many studies have established the reliability of… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0975-1475.176967


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