Why did the frequency of palatine torus increase in the ancient Anatolian populations?


Eroglu S. , ERDAL Y. S.

HOMO-JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE HUMAN BIOLOGY, cilt.59, ss.365-382, 2008 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 59 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jchb.2008.06.005
  • Dergi Adı: HOMO-JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE HUMAN BIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.365-382

Özet

The frequency of the palatine torus varies in various Populations from different regions of the world. In this Study, the change of frequency of palatine torus is examined using 387 skulls from 12 different ancient Anatolian populations in various periods ranging from the Early Bronze Age to the first quarter or the 20th century.