Short Communication

Skeleton of a dwarf from excavations

Gyula Farkas1*, Endre Nagy2, Ferenc Kósa3

1Department of Anthropology, University of Szeged, 2Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Szeged, 3Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary

The authors describe the skeleton remains of a dwarf with achondroplasia dating from the 13th century. The finding is from a Hungarian site and can be found in the historical anthropological collection at the Department of Anthropology of the University of Szeged.

Acta Biol Szeged 45(1-4):79-82 (2001) PDF

Key Words: skeleton of a dwarf, findings from excavations, Hungarian site

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