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supreme nasal concha

 

Definition: a small concha frequently present on the posterosuperior part of the lateral nasal wall; it overlies the supreme nasal meatus.

Synonym(s): concha nasalis supremaTA, fourth turbinated bone, highest concha, highest turbinated bone, Santorini concha, concha santorini, supraturbinal, supreme concha, supreme turbinated bone, turbinated body2

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