Maxillary process of inferior nasal concha

From the lower border of the inferior nasal concha, a thin lamina, the maxillary process, curves downward and laterally; it articulates with the maxilla and forms a part of the medial wall of the maxillary sinus.

Maxillary process of inferior nasal concha
Right inferior nasal concha. Lateral surface.
LatinProcessus maxillaris conchae nasalis inferioris
Anatomical terms of bone


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