Medical Definition of Inferior turbinated bone

1. A thin, spongy, bony plate with curved margins, on the lateral wall of the nasal cavity, separating the middle from the inferior meatus; it articulates with the ethmoid, lacrimal, maxilla, and palate bones, the above bony plate and its thick mucoperiosteum containing an extensive cavernous vascular bed for heat exchange. Synonym: concha nasalis inferior, inferior turbinated bone, turbinated body. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inferior Turbinated Bone

inferior temporal venule of retina
inferior thalamic peduncle
inferior thalamostriate vein
inferior thalamostriate veins
inferior thoracic aperture
inferior thyroid artery
inferior thyroid notch
inferior thyroid plexus
inferior thyroid tubercle
inferior thyroid vein
inferior tibiofibular joint
inferior tracheobronchial lymph nodes
inferior transverse scapular ligament
inferior triangle sign
inferior trunk of brachial plexus
inferior turbinated bone (current term)
inferior tympanic artery
inferior ulnar collateral artery
inferior vein of vermis
inferior veins of cerebellar hemisphere
inferior vena cava
inferior vena cava filter
inferior vena cavas
inferior ventricular vein
inferior vesical nerves
inferior vesical plexus
inferior vestibular area
inferior vestibular nucleus
inferior vocal cord

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