bony nasal septum

bon·y na·sal sep·tum

[TA]
the bones supporting the bony part of the nasal septum; these are the perpendicular plate of the ethmoid, the vomer, the sphenoidal rostrum, the crest of the nasal bones, the frontal spine, and the median crest formed by the apposition of the maxillary and palatine bones.
Synonym(s): septum nasi osseum [TA]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

bon·y na·sal sep·tum

(bōnē nāzăl septŭm) [TA]
Bones supporting the bony part of the nasal septum; they are the perpendicular plate of the ethmoid, the vomer, the sphenoidal rostrum, the crest of the nasal bones, the frontal spine, and the median crest formed by the apposition of the maxillary and palatine bones.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Even minor trauma may injure the nasal septum, which can lead to the development of a nasal septal hematoma or nasal septal abscess, defined as a collection of pus between the cartilaginous or bony nasal septum and its normally coapted mucoperichondrium or mucoperiosteum.