anterior naris

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  • noun

Synonyms for anterior naris

either one of the two external openings to the nasal cavity in the nose


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In all 53 patients, the bleeding sites were mostly localized in the posterior nasal dome of the inferior nasal meatus, with the large branches of the posterolateral nasal arteries distributed around the external lateral wall.10 Intermittent bleeding was observed before surgery or nasal packing, with blood effusion from the anterior naris, pharynx oralis, contralateral nasal cavity, affected eyes and the external acoustic meatus; these are the typical clinical features of epistaxis in the posterior fornix of the inferior nasal meatus.
The first location was the anterior naris, a relatively dry skin-like patch of tissue located near the nostril.
S was the nasal surface area, V was the nasal cavity volume, l was the length between anterior naris and posterior naris, and Q was the airflow flux.
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