The frontal sinus occupies the dorsal part of the skull medial to the orbit. It overlaps cranial and nasal cavities and is often referred to as the conchofrontal sinus. [ MURDOCH : 753 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frontal_sinus ]

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definition
  • The frontal sinus occupies the dorsal part of the skull medial to the orbit. It overlaps cranial and nasal cavities and is often referred to as the conchofrontal sinus.
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fb/Nnh_front.svg
has exact synonym
  • cavity of frontal bone
has related synonym
  • sinus frontales
id
  • UBERON:0001760
taxon notes
  • A unique feature in the horse is that the frontal sinus communicates with the caudal maxillary sinus via the frontomaxillary opening