ala of nose

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a·la of nose

[TA]
the lateral, mobile, more or less flaring, wall of each naris.
Synonym(s): ala nasi [TA], pinna nasi, wing of nose
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a·la of nose

(ā'lă nōz)
The outer wall of each nostril.
Synonym(s): wing of nose.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

a·la of nose

(ā'lă nōz)
[TA]The lateral, mobile, more or less flaring, wall of each naris.
Synonym(s): ala nasi [TA] .
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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It was used macroscopic dissection and direct observation of the orbicular muscles of the lips, depressor of angle of mouth, risorius and elevator of upper lip and wing of nose. After that, a comparative analysis of the groups according to the form, thickness and direction of muscular fibers was realized.