Definition of Ethmoidal sinus

1. Noun. A sinus of the meatuses of the nasal cavity (behind the bridge of the nose).

Exact synonyms: Ethmoid Sinus, Sinus Ethmoidales
Generic synonyms: Sinus



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ethmoidal Sinus

ethmoid sinusitis
ethmoidal
ethmoidal-lacrimal fistula
ethmoidal artery
ethmoidal bulla
ethmoidal cells
ethmoidal crest
ethmoidal crest of maxilla
ethmoidal crest of palatine bone
ethmoidal foramen
ethmoidal groove
ethmoidal infundibulum
ethmoidal labyrinth
ethmoidal notch
ethmoidal process
ethmoidal sinus (current term)
ethmoidal vein
ethmoidal veins
ethmoidale
ethmoidectomy
ethmoiditis
ethmoidolacrimal suture
ethmoidomaxillary suture
ethmoids
ethmolacrimal
ethmomaxillary
ethmonasal
ethmopalatal
ethmosphenoid
ethmoturbinal

Literary usage of Ethmoidal sinus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman, Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress) (1902)
"Curettage of the ethmoidal sinus in the Treatment of Recurrent Nasal Polypi.—AAG Guye reports four cases of recurrent nasal polypi, which were removed, ..."

2. The Comparative anatomy of the domesticated animals by Auguste Chauveau (1887)
"ethmoidal sinus.—By this name is designated the internal cavity of the large ethmoidal cell, which constitutes a real sinus, and which a narrow slit ..."

3. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1897)
"The first one shown this evening evidently arose from the ethmoidal sinus. The second arose partly from the ethmoidal, and possibly partly from the frontal ..."

4. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1897)
"The first one shown this evening evidently arose from the ethmoidal sinus. The second arose portly from the ethmoidal, and possibly partly from the frontal ..."

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