- the science dealing with the nose and its diseases.
Origin of rhinology
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The field of operation in rhinology can never be rendered completely sterile, and in many cases is particularly septic.
With the advances made by rhinology the necessity for intervention through the face has become more infrequent.
- the branch of medical science concerned with the nose and its diseases
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Word Origin and History for rhinology
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- The anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the nose.
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