Nasal sinus cavities

Sinuses in face viewed from front, and side view showing connection to throat.

The nasal sinus cavities are moist, hollow spaces in the bones around your eyes, cheeks, and nose. They are connected to the nasal passages and the throat through narrow openings inside your nose.

Current as of: February 28, 2023

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