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What causes the male skull to be thicker with more dense bone?

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Dr. Michael Sokol
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In brief: Genetic development

This probably reflects genetic destiny and prehaps the effect of testosterone.
As men in general are more prone to be physically active and involved in physical encounters, the thicker skull may serve a protective measure.

In brief: Genetic development

This probably reflects genetic destiny and prehaps the effect of testosterone.
As men in general are more prone to be physically active and involved in physical encounters, the thicker skull may serve a protective measure.
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