Highmore, Nathaniel

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Nathaniel, English anatomist, 1613-1685.
antrum of Highmore - the largest of the paranasal sinuses occupying the body of the maxilla, communicating with the middle meatus of the nose. Synonym(s): maxillary sinus
corpus highmori - Synonym(s): Highmore body
corpus highmorianum - Synonym(s): Highmore body
Highmore body - a mass of fibrous tissue continuous with the tunica albuginea, projecting into the testis from its posterior border. Synonym(s): corpus highmori; corpus highmorianum; mediastinum testis
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