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How Do We Know This?
Abnormalities in fossils bones may show
evidence of arthritis, cancer, nutritional stress, fractures and more.
Diseases & Pathology
- Osteoarthritis was absent in Camelops bones from Natural Trap Cave in Wyoming (Rothschild 2003)
- Osteoarthritis was present in toe bones of an old age Camelops trapped in a Late Pleistocene fissure deposit in New Mexico. (Morgan et al 2005)
Morgan et al. (2005)