ANSI/ASB Standard 090

Standard for Sex Estimation in Forensic Anthropology

First Edition, 2019
Consensus Body: Anthropology

This standard sets forth methods for estimating sex from adult skeletal elements obtained directly from skeletal remains or radiographic images of skeletal remains. The methods in this standard provide a morphologically-based or mathematically-based scientific manner for estimating sex, and for documenting the sex estimation process. This document does not include sex estimation in skeletal elements from subadults, or through DNA analysis.