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Medical Term:

respiratory region of mucosa of nasal cavity


the area commencing at the vestibule of the nose lined with respiratory mucosa; with the exception of the olfactory mucusa, it includes the entire nasal cavity.

Synonym(s): pars respiratoria tunicae mucosaeTA, regio respiratoria tunicae mucosae nasi, region of respiratory mucosa, respiratory region of tunica mucosa of nose

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