median rhinoscopy

n.

Examination of the roof of the nasal cavity and openings of the posterior ethmoidal cells and sphenoidal sinus using a long-bladed nasal speculum or a nasopharyngoscope.

Nearby words

  1. median line,
  2. median longitudinal raphe of tongue,
  3. median nerve,
  4. median plane,
  5. median point,
  6. median rhomboid glossitis,
  7. median sacral vein,
  8. median strip,
  9. median vein,
  10. medianly


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