rhinion


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Noun1.rhinion - the anterior tip at the end of the suture of the nasal bones
craniometric point - a landmark on the skull from which craniometric measurements can be taken
nasal bone, os nasale, nasal - an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose
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Using CT, the nasal skin thickness was calculated at 3 levels in millimeters in midsagittal views: radix, rhinion, and nasal tip (Figure 1).
* Rhinion (Rhi): Length between bony Pog (Rhi) and its horizontal projection (Rhi') over the vertical passing through soft tissue Rhi.
(6) The most common locations are periorbital (zygomaticofrontal suture), nasal (frontonasal suture and rhinion), intraoral, scalp (anterior fontanelle and cranial sutures), and postauricular.