Maxillary process of inferior nasal concha

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Maxillary process of inferior nasal concha
Right inferior nasal concha. Lateral surface.
Latin Processus maxillaris conchae nasalis inferioris
Gray's p.169
TA A02.1.08.003
FMA 54741
Anatomical terms of bone
For the embryological structure, see Maxillary prominence.

From the lower border of the inferior nasal concha, a thin lamina, the maxillary process, curves downward and laterally; it articulates with the maxilla and forms a part of the medial wall of the maxillary sinus.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.