nasal mucous membrane


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nasal mucous membrane

The mucosa lining the nasal cavity and characterized by pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium with goblet cells.
See also: membrane
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It's not clear how much of each ingredient would be absorbed into the nasal mucous membranes," Lane added.
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