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http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2008.113
Research Article

Medial Position and Counterclockwise Rotation of the Parietal Scalp Hair-Whorl as a Possible Indicator for Non-Right-Handedness

1Department of Medical Genetics, Dr. Von Hauner Children's Hospital, University of Munich, Lindwurmstr. 4, 80337 Munich, Germany
2Department of Pediatric Pneumology, Dr. Von Hauner Children's Hospital, University of Munich, Lindwurmstr. 4, 80337 Munich, Germany
3Community Paediatric Practice, Fichtenstr.27, 85220 Fuerstenfeldbruck, Germany

Received 5 June 2008; Accepted 7 August 2008

Academic Editor: Graham V. Lees

Copyright © 2008 Heinrich Schmidt et al.

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