nasal sinus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n 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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Usage

In literature:

CHRONIC CATARRH (OR NASAL GLEET, OR COLLECTION IN THE SINUSES).
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Violent errhines invert the nasal lymphatics, and those of the frontal and maxillary sinuses.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
A question regarding the nasal cavity, including the sinuses, suggests itself.
"The Voice" by Frank E. Miller
Similar lesions may be found in the nasal sinuses or larynx.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
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In news:

We identified 3 patients with chronic, asymptomatic HIV who presented between 2001 and 2005 with spontaneous nasal septal abscesses in the absence of previous trauma, nasal surgery, sinusitis, infection, or immunodeficiency.
Only a few cases of carcinoid in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses have been reported.
A primary chordoma of the nasal cavities and paranasal sinuses is extremely rare compared with clival chordomas , which often present as nasal masses after spreading anteriorly.
Extramedullary plasmacytomas most commonly occur in the nasal cavity, nasopharynx, paranasal sinuses, and larynx.
They are very uncommon in the upper respiratory tract and rare in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses.
Adhesion of the middle turbinate to the lateral nasal wall is a common complication of endoscopic sinus surgery.
If you suffer from chronic sinus problems, nasal congestion or postnasal drip, you may want to consider using a Neti pot.
0 The SinuCleanse website says that its nasal rinse is an "effective, all-natural way to cleanse the nose and help control sinus and nasal symptoms over time".
Plasmacytoma of paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity.
Our study population consisted of 34 patients with nasal polyps and 30 with chronic sinusitis who had undergone surgical treatment, along with 18 healthy controls who did not undergo surgery.
Management of allergic fungal sinusitis with postoperative oral and nasal steroids: A controlled study.
Studies from the University of Wisconsin have found nasal rinsing to be effective in decreasing symptoms from colds and sinus problems.
And while sinus surgery can bring significant relief by clearing out inflamed tissue and nasal polyps, which are a common source of sinus blockages, the polyps often grow back.
One of the simplest, cheapest and most effective ways to prevent and treat sinus problems is nasal irrigation.
Nasal saline irrigation—a saltwater rinse for the nasal passages—has proved to be a safe, cheap, and effective remedy for chronic nose and sinus inflammation.
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