Understanding Nasal Physiology

August 6, 2017

Understanding the nose’s physiology requires an in-depth analysis of its functions. The nose works as the only means of bringing warm humidified air into the lungs. It is the first organ for filtering out particles in the inspired air, and it also serves to produce first-line immunologic protection by drawing inspired by contact with mucus-coasted membranes that contain immunoglobulin. An (IgA). Inspired air is carried high into the nasal cavity…


Anatomy of the Nose

ਨੱਕ, ਨੈਨੀਜ਼, ਨਾਸਿਕ ਪੁੱਲ, ਨਾਸਿਕ ਬੇਸ, ਨਾਸਿਕ ਰੂਟ ਦੀ ਸੰਸਥਾ [
July 18, 2016

The anatomy of the human nose consists of a visible portion of the nose that protrudes from the center of the face that holds the nostrils. The ethmoid bone nasal septum determines the shape of the nose. The nasal septum is composed of cartilage which separates the nostrils. Usually, the average nose of a male is larger than the size of a female nose. The nasal root is at the…