nasal septum

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Noun1.nasal septum - a partition of bone and cartilage between the nasal cavitiesnasal septum - a partition of bone and cartilage between the nasal cavities
septum - (anatomy) a dividing partition between two tissues or cavities
vomer - thin trapezoidal bone of the skull forming the posterior and inferior parts of the nasal septum
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Nasal adhesions form as a result of contact between raw surface of operated nasal septum and the lateral nasal wall.
Maxillofacial computed tomography (CT) without and with contrast showed a well-defined, pedunculated, avidly enhancing mass that arose from the posterior nasal septum and projected into the nasopharynx (figure).
They describe nasal anatomy and physiology, nasal septum and nasal wall vascularization, nasal perforation etiology, systemic diseases associated with septal perforation, preoperative clinical evaluation, conservative treatment, septal prosthesis, free grafts, flaps, and other techniques, with information on anatomy, indications, surgical steps, postoperative care, complications, tips and tricks, and case examples, as well as a chapter on quality of life.
In this study, attempt has been made to find out the prevalence of sinonasal disorders like deviated nasal septum, rhinosinusitis and nasal polyps in patients with CSOM--TTD who attended the outpatient Department of ENT, Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, during the period of April 2014 to March 2015.
Five days prior to presentation, she underwent rhinoplasty for a deviated nasal septum.
Key Words: Chronic suppurative otitis media, impacted ear wax, Deviated nasal septum, Allergic rhinitis, Health care seeking pattern
6 An injury to your nose where your nasal septum which divides the two nostrils has become displaced, affecting the smell receptors in the lining of your nose.
In one ewe, there was diffuse swelling of head with characteristic dorsal bulging of nasal bones along with deviated nasal septum (Fig.
Contract notice: Delivery of films to art of the nasal septum and the reconstruction of the bottom of the bone of the eye, intramedullary wires, the system for the reconstruction of the medial retinacula (mpfl), intramedullary wires for children, the diaphragm blades for saws micro oscillating compatible with sagittal saw saw.
Judge Andrew Hatton said: "So bad has been your addiction that your nasal septum is now considerably damaged.
Repeat sinus CT revealed resolving mucosal thickening, but the nasal septum and cartilage were noted to be edematous and inflamed (Figure 1).
A medical report presented to the Lower Criminal Court showed that the victim's nasal septum had been deviated -- the technical term for a broken nose -- which required three weeks' treatment.