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Illustration - Cartilage of the nose

Nasal Cartilages

Nasal Cartilages

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Other Terms:
Nasal cartilages, Nasal cartilages set, Cartilagines nasi, Cartilages du nez


Description
The nasal cartilages are the hyaline cartilage structures that attach to the bones of the anterior nasal aperture to form the skeletal framework of the external aspect of the nasal anatomy, or the nose. These cartilages include the lateral nasal cartilage, the greater alar cartilage, the septal cartilage, and the accessory alar cartilage.
Latin
Cartilagines nasi
French
Cartilages du nez

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