Ostiomeatal complex parts (mnemonic)

A useful mnemonic to remember the five parts of the ostiomeatal complex is:

  • HI EMU


Emus have large beaks, and hence could have large ostiomeatal complexes (if they had paranasal sinuses).

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rID: 44378
System: Head & Neck
Section: Mnemonics, Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • parts of the osteomeatal unit (mnemonic)

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