Article: PDF OnlyEvaluation and Identification of Dismembered Human RemainsHyma, Bruce A. M.D.; Rao, Valerie J. M.D.Author Information From the Dade County Medical Examiner Department, Miami, Florida, U.S.A. The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology: December 1991 - Volume 12 - Issue 4 - p 291-299 Buy Abstract On occasion, pathologists are confronted with cases involving dismembered human remains. Such cases present unique and interesting problems of postmortem identification. Four cases involving dismembered human remains are presented here and practical suggestions on how identification can be achieved are provided. © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.