Paleopathology Case Studies


Current Case

Case 145 - face of a priest from the early XVII Century



Case 144 - Inferior view of right medial clavicle, with a well-developed rhomboid fossae.

Case 143 - X-rays shows a lesion in a 30-year-old female mummy from Northern Chile.

Case 142 - Skeletal lesion from a Roman period Burial. Distal femoral joint surface and patella.

Case 141 - Skin: (Left) Right pretibial region. (Right) Microscopic picture of the skin.

Case 140 - Pre-Columbian adult mummy from Northern Chile (AZ 71-T57). Organ from the thorax.

Case 139 - Kidney of a South American mummy

Case 138 - Endoscopy of internal thoracic wall of male mummy

Cases 130-137

More archived cases will be added soon.  Please contact us for more information.


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Enrique  Gerszten, MD
Enrique Gerszten, MD

Autopsy Pathology and Paleopathology
Emeritus Professor of Pathology
Director of Paleopathology Research Laboratory
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