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The Normal Nose and Paranasal Sinuses

  • L. Michaels

Abstract

The fusion of the bones of the nose makes this a difficult organ to describe. A working knowledge of its gross structure can be obtained by a consideration of three aspects and their relationships: the nasal septum, the maxilla and the lateral wall.

Keywords

Olfactory Epithelium Frontal Sinus Nasal Bone Inferior Turbinate Middle Turbinate 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Michaels
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pathology and BacteriologyInstitute of Laryngology and Otology (University of London)LondonEngland
  2. 2.Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear HospitalLondonEngland

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