minor alar cartilage of nose

(redirected from cartilagines alares minores nasi)

minor alar cartilage of nose

[TA]
the 2-4 cartilaginous plates of the wing of the nose posterior to the greater alar cartilage.

mi·nor a·lar ca·rti·lage of nose

(mīnŏr ālăr kahrti-lăj nōz) [TA]
The 2-4 cartilaginous plates of the wing of the nose posterior to the greater alar cartilage.
Synonym(s): accessory quadrate cartilage.
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