Estimation of Stature in Upper Egypt Population from External Ear Morphometry

Estimation of Stature in Upper Egypt Population from External Ear Morphometry :

Estimation of stature is considered an important parameter in medico-legal and forensic examinations.ijfp2

Therefore, this study was carried out to investigate the possibility of estimating stature from external ear morphometry in a sample of Upper Egypt population. This study was carried out on 200 persons (120 males and 80 females). Besides stature, eight measurements were obtained from both ears of each participant using manual vernier caliper. Data were analyzed by SPSS version 20. There was a strong significant positive correlation between all measurements and stature.

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