Nasal vestibule

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

The nasal vestibule forms the small mildly dilated area of the most anterior portion of the nasal cavity, just inside the anterior naris. It is formed by the columella medially, the nasal ala laterally and anteriorly and the nasal sill posteriorly.

Anatomy: Head and neck
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Article information

rID: 55161
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: nose
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Nasal vestibules
  • Vestibule of the nose

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