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Funeral Held For Baby Whose Skull Was Crushed By Forceps During Birth

By | Mon, 01/06/2014 - 17:22

The funeral of a baby girl whose head and spine were crushed after being birthed with forceps was held on Saturday. Now, her parents plan to take legal action.

OsteoFab Patient Specific Cranial Device (OPSCD)

3D-Printed Polymer Skull Implant Used For First Time in US

By | Thu, 03/07/2013 - 12:33

3D printed implants advantage is the possibility to use an individually scanned model of a patient's skull to "print out" a matching 3D object layer by layer. The precise manufacturing technique can even make tiny surface or edge details on the replacement part that encourage the growth of cells and allow skin to attach more easily.

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Astonishing Alien-Like Skulls Discovered in Ancient Mexican Cemetery

By | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 10:10

Archeologists excavating an ancient, thousand-year-old pre-Hispanic cemetery near a small Mexican village of Onavas have uncovered a series of astonishing alien-like skulls of people who have suffered cranial deformation.

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1.5-Million-Year-Old Child's Skull Reveals Man Needed Meat Far Earlier Than Previously Thought

By | Thu, 10/04/2012 - 14:03

A piece of a child's skull, believed to be 1.5 million years old, offers some of the earliest evidence that early humans were hunters who ate meat regularly, according to scientists.

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Doctors Stored Ex-Beauty Queen's Skull in Her Stomach in Bizarre Life-Saving Surgery

By | Fri, 09/28/2012 - 13:44

An ex-beauty queen has undergone a bizarre life-saving brain surgery where doctors removed a quarter of her skull and stored it in her stomach while she was recovering from a head injury.

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Young Woman Cheats Death After Being Internally Beheaded in a Car Crash

By | Tue, 09/25/2012 - 15:41

A young woman from Arizona cheated death after being internally decapitated in a car crash last September.