Nasal cartilages

The nasal cartilages are structures in the nose that provide form and support.[1]

Nasal cartilages
Cartilages of the nose. Side view. (Greater alar cartilage visible in blue at center right.)
Cartilages of the nose, seen from below.
Latincartilagines nasi
FMA59502 71704, 59502
Anatomical terminology

They include:


  1. Nasal cartilages: Clinical Anatomy of the Nose, Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses (Thieme 1989, by Johannes Lang, pp.10-15)- Retrieved 2018-08-27
  2. Cartilage of the septum:A Manual of Diseases of the Nose, Throat, and Ear (W.B. Saunders Company, 1918: By Edward Baldwin Gleason, pp.56-57)- Retrieved 2018-08-27
  3. Lateral nasal cartilage: Thieme Atlas of Anatomy: Head and Neuroanatomy (Thieme, 2007; by Michael Sch√ľnke, Lawrence M. Ross, Erik Schulte, Edward D. Lamperti, Udo Schumacher, pp. 18)- Retrieved 2018-08-27
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  5. Accessory nasal cartilages: Dorland's/Gray's Pocket Atlas of Anatomy (Elsevier Health Sciences, May 28, 2008: By Richard Drake, A. Wayne Vogl, Adam W. M. Mitchell, pp.470)- Retrieved 2018-08-27
  6. Google books: Jacobson's cartilage: Journal of Anatomy and Physiology, Volume 32 (Griffin, 1898, pp. 710-712) - Retrieved 2018-08-27

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