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Anatomy & Physiology of Nose

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All these structures are found in the lateral nasal wall except: (LQ)



A Superior turbinate
B Vomer

C Agger nasi
D Hasner's vale

Ans. B Vomer

The lateral nasal wall is composed of three turbinates

Superior turbinate

Middle turbinate

Inferior turbinate

Below each turbinate is the respective meatus:

Inferior meatus

Middle meatus

Superior meatus

Above the superior turbinate lies the sphenoethmoid recess.

Just anterior to the middle meatus, is a small crest/mound on the lateral wall called as Agger nasi.

- In the inferior meatus - opens the nasolacrimal duct guarded at its terminal end by a mucosal valve k/a Hasner's valve.

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