arrhinia


Also found in: Wikipedia.

arhinia

 [ah-rin´e-ah]
congenital absence of the nose. Spelled also arrhinia.

ar·rhin·i·a

(ā-rīn'ē-ă),
Congenital absence of the nose.
Synonym(s): arhinia
[G. a- priv. + rhis (rhin-), nose]

arrhinia

/ar·rhin·ia/ (ah-rin´e-ah) congenital absence of the nose.

a·rhin·i·a

(ā-rī'nē-ă)
Congenital absence of the nose.

ar·rhin·i·a

, arhinia (ā-rī'nē-ă)
Congenitalabsence of the nose.
[G. a- priv. + rhis (rhin-), nose]

arrhinia

see arhinia.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
A diverse group of conditions is observed in the developmental anomalies of the nose, these include nasal dermoid, gliomas, encephalocoele, nasal clefts, proboscis lateralis, arrhinia, polyrrhinia, nasopharyngeal teratoma and epignathus.
Facial malformations are due to abnormal development of the premaxillary segments of the face and result in arrhinia and midline facial clefts.