Superior nasal concha

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The superior nasal concha or turbinate is one of the conchae in the nose and is a bony projection on the posterior surface of the labyrinth of ethmoid.

Head and neck anatomy
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Article information

rID: 4779
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tags: refs, stub
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Superior concha
  • Superior nasal turbinate
  • Superior turbinate

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