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From: Earliest evidence of dental caries manipulation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic

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The lower right third molar (RM3) of the Late Upper Palaeolithic specimen known as Villabruna.

(A) Occlusal view of the RM3. (B) Detailed view of the large occlusal cavity with the four carious lesions and the chipping area on the mesial wall. Section A-A is directed mesio-distally, passing through the larger carious lesion. (C) MicroCT slice of the Villabruna RM3 in correspondence with section A-A.

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