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. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frontal_sinus MURDOCH:753 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

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

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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