paranasal sinus

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paranasal sinus

[¦par·ə¦nā·zəl ′sī·nəs]
(anatomy)
Any of the paired sinus cavities of the human face; includes the frontal, ethmoid, and sphenoid sinuses.
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They said passive smoking also caused carcinogenic problems like lung cancer, nasal sinus cancer and breast cancer in premenopausal girls.
Specialties include management of nasal sinus disease, snoring and sleep apnea, voice and swallowing disorders, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, surgical management of thyroid and parathyroid disease, and ear disease including hearing and balance disorders.