anterior nasal spine of maxilla


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anterior nasal spine of maxilla

[TA]
a pointed projection at the anterior extremity of the intermaxillary suture; the tip, as seen on a lateral cephalometric radiograph, is used as a cephalometric landmark.

an·te·ri·or na·sal spine of max·il·la

(an-tērē-ŏr nāzăl spīn mak-silă) [TA]
Pointed projection at anterior extremity of the intermaxillary suture.
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