Variations of midline facial soft tissue thicknesses among three skeletal classes in Central Anatolian adults

GÜNGÖR K. , Bulut O., Hizliol I., Heldmoglu B., Gurcan S.

LEGAL MEDICINE, vol.17, no.6, pp.459-466, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.legalmed.2015.09.001
  • Title of Journal : LEGAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.459-466


Facial reconstruction is a technique employed in a forensic investigation as a last resort to recreate an individual's facial appearance from his/her skull. Forensic anthropologists or artists use facial soft tissue thickness (FSTT) measurements as a guide in facial reconstructions.