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A baby boy has been born in California with 24 perfectly formed fingers and toes - six on each hand and foot.

2009-02-05

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The length of a man's fingers can provide clues to his risk of prostate cancer, according to new research. A British Journal of Cancer study found men whose index finger was longer than their ring finger were significantly less likely to develop the disease. Researchers made the discovery after comparing the hands of 1,500 prostate cancer patients with 3,000 healthy men. The length of the fingers is fixed before birth and is thought...

2010-12-01

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The Ministry of Defence is investigating claims that a soldier sliced fingers off dead Taliban fighters to keep as souvenirs.

2011-08-08

 War On Terror Taliban Afghanistan finger souvenir trophy
A technology to extract fingerprints from a crime scene could show if a criminal suspect has taken drugs or been in contact with explosives.

2011-08-04

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Human rights groups in Bangladesh have demanded a severe punishment for the husband of a young woman who allegedly cut off most of her right hand. Police say Rafiqul Islam, 30, attacked her because she pursued higher education without his permission.

2011-12-15

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