Health Problems of the Hellenistic-Roman Period Population in Nevsehir-Camihoyuk

Basoglu O.

OLBA, vol.20, pp.1-26, 2012 (Journal Indexed in AHCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : OLBA
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-26


The Camihoyuk Hellenistic-Roman skeletons have been analyzed in terms of Paleoanthropology. The age and sex rates of the Camihoyuk society has been determinated by identification methods. Furthermore Paleodemographic profile was identified and compared with ancient Anatolian populations. In the light of the pathological evidence, which are obtained from this research, investigations on Camihoyuk society has been carried out in terms of pathology and some information about the general health condition of society has been provided. Besides these the Camihoyuk society was evaluated in terms of variations (epi-genetic characteristics).