posterior rhinoscopy

n.

Examination of the nasopharynx and posterior portion of the nasal cavity using a rhinoscope or a nasopharyngoscope.

Nearby words

  1. posterior palatine foramen,
  2. posterior perforated substance,
  3. posterior pituitary,
  4. posterior probability,
  5. posterior pyramid of medulla,
  6. posterior root,
  7. posterior scalene muscle,
  8. posterior scleritis,
  9. posterior scrotal nerve,
  10. posterior scrotal vein


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