Gender and the lateral angle of the internal acoustic canal meatus as measured on computerized tomography of the temporal bone


AKANSEL G. , Inan N., KURTAŞ Ö. , Sarisoy H. T. , Arslan A. S. , Demirci A.

FORENSIC SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL, vol.178, pp.93-95, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 178
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2008.02.006
  • Title of Journal : FORENSIC SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.93-95

Abstract

Introduction: Cadaveric studies yielded promising results in sexing the temporal bones by measuring the lateral angle of the internal acoustic canal meatus. In this study, we evaluated the capability of computerized tomography of the temporal bone to reproduce these results.