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1 institute of forensic medicine and imaging, university of zurich, wintherthurerstrasse 190/52, 8057 zurich, switzerland 2 department of diagnostic and. Welcome to isfri, the international society for forensic radiology and imaging visit our website and learn more about what we do.
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