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nasal surface of body of maxilla


Definition: the surface of the maxilla that forms part of the lateral nasal wall with a large defect (maxillary hiatus) posteriorly and the lacrimal sulcus in its midportion.

Synonym(s): facies nasalis corporis maxillaeTA

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