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Nasal Sinus Cavities

Nasal Sinus Cavities

Picture of where facial sinus cavities are located (front view)
Picture of where nasal sinus cavities are located (side view)

The nasal sinus cavities are moist, hollow spaces in the bones around your eyes, cheeks, and nose. They are connected to the nasal passages through narrow openings.

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Donald R. Mintz, MD - Otolaryngology
Last Revised November 7, 2011

Last Revised: November 7, 2011

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Donald R. Mintz, MD - Otolaryngology

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