The Role of Torus Palatinus for the Identificatiion of Unknown Skeletal Remains

Medico-Legal Journal
14 Feb, 2020 ,

Torus palatinus bony outgrowth located on the hard palate. It is benign in nature and a variation in this trait occurs, ranging from absent to a protuberance to a few millimeters in length. The authors in the article have discussed the utility of anatomical variants for the identification of unknown skeletal remains.