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Laboratory 33. Nasal Cavity
Step 3. The Lateral Nasal Wall and the Turbinates

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Remove the nasal septum , if necessary, in order to study the lateral nasal wall.

Examine the mucosal lining of the lateral nasal wall. Unlike the relatively smooth surface of the nasal septum, the surface of the lateral nasal wall is complex.

Each bony concha of the lateral wall with its mucosal covering is called a turbinate. Identify:

Links and References:
Grant's: 7.107, 7.108
Netter: 32, 36, 37, 38
Rohen/Yokochi: 140, 143