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Laboratory 33. Nasal Cavity
Step 5. The Inferior Meatus and Nasolacrimal Duct

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The area beneath each turbinate is termed a meatus, thus, the space beneath the inferior turbinate is the inferior meatus [different specimen].

Cut and remove the inferior nasal turbinate to view the inferior meatus . The nasolacrimal duct [different specimen ] [different specimen ] from the lacrimal sac opens into the inferior meatus (Figure 33.4).

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