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Title
No sexual dimorphism in human prenatal metacarpal ratios
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Abstract
Background Ratios of digit lengths are studied intensively as markers of prenatal sex hormone levels. Aim Study sexual dimorphism in ratios of metacarpals, which received less attention. Methods We studied six metacarpal ratios in deceased human fetuses of ages 10 to 42 weeks. Results and conclusion We found no indication of a sexual dimorphism at this early stage of development.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Early human development. - Amsterdam
Publication
Amsterdam : 2014
ISSN
0378-3782
Volume/pages
90:3(2014), p. 157-160
ISI
000332192400009
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UAntwerpen
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Creation 03.02.2014
Last edited 15.05.2017
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