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Fig. 13

From: Convento di San Francesco a Folloni: the function of a Medieval Franciscan Friary seen through the burials

Fig. 13

The Hg concentration in femoral bone tissue as a function of the anthropological λ-score. Compact bone tissue samples are indicated with green points and trabecular tissue samples with red points. The one sigma uncertainties of the Hg determinations are indicated as bars. The range λ-values indicating the presence of leprosy is indicated by the line and arrow. The figure shows that none of the individuals suffering from leprosy were medicated with Hg-containing medicine.

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