nasal sinus

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Synonyms for nasal sinus

any of the paired sinuses in the bones of the face adjacent to the nasal cavity that are lined with mucous membrane that is continuous with the lining of the nasal cavities

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Maxillary sinus malignancies are relatively rare neoplasms which are often reported along with nasal sinus and other paranasal sinus carcinomas.
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Soft tissue attenuation content in the left nasal sinus extending from the rostral region to the ethmoidal turbinate with nasopharynx and palate invasion, and adjacent bone irregularity suggestive of neoplastic process were also observed (Figure 1 A, B).
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In adults, ETS has been identified as a cause of lung and nasal sinus cancer, eye and nasal irritation, and now asthma.