deviated nasal septum

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abnormal shift in location of the nasal septum

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A deviated nasal septum means the cartilage and skin partition between your nostrils is crooked.
Thomas studies are consistent with the medical studies performed to date which have repeatedly demonstrated reduced nasal airflow resistance, a reduction or elimination of snoring by improving nasal breathing, relief of nasal congestion and improved breathing in persons with a deviated nasal septum.
Anterior rhinoscopy showed a deviated nasal septum to the left side and inferior turbinate hypertrophy.
However, given that the growth of the septum continues throughout childhood, our results do not preclude the possibility of a genetic predisposition to the later development of a deviated nasal septum.
It is possible that her perforation occurred for mechanical reasons, such as dryness associated with her deviated nasal septum.