International Journal of Forensic Odontology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 55--58

Frontal sinus as a tool in identification


Anuja Prem Kumar1, Nagabhushana Doggalli1, Karthikeya Patil2 
1 Department of Forensic Odontology, JSS Dental College and Hospital, JSS AHER, Mysuru, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, JSS Dental College and Hospital, JSS AHER, Mysuru, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Nagabhushana Doggalli
Department of Forensic Odontology, JSS Dental College and Hospital, JSS AHER, Mysuru, Karnataka
India

"Dead men do tell tales” – William R Maples Identification of the dead is an integral part of obtaining justice, where crime is concerned and to provide closure to bereaving families. Various identification techniques have been developed to assist in identification of remains, especially using radiographs. This review aims at delving into the use of frontal sinus as an aid in the identification process, the pros and cons, and the future of this parameter in the field of identification.


How to cite this article:
Kumar AP, Doggalli N, Patil K. Frontal sinus as a tool in identification.Int J Forensic Odontol 2018;3:55-58


How to cite this URL:
Kumar AP, Doggalli N, Patil K. Frontal sinus as a tool in identification. Int J Forensic Odontol [serial online] 2018 [cited 2019 Jan 21 ];3:55-58
Available from: http://www.ijofo.org/article.asp?issn=2542-5013;year=2018;volume=3;issue=2;spage=55;epage=58;aulast=Kumar;type=0