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Disease Rhinitis, Atrophic

Name Rhinitis, Atrophic
Synonyms Atrophic Rhinitides | Atrophic Rhinitis | Ozena | Ozenas | Rhinitides, Atrophic
Definition A chronic inflammation in which the NASAL MUCOSA gradually changes from a functional to a non-functional lining without mucociliary clearance. It is often accompanied by degradation of the bony TURBINATES, and the foul-smelling mucus which forms a greenish crust (ozena).
Categories Ear-nose-throat disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D012222
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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nose Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rhinitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rhinitis, Atrophic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesOtorhinolaryngologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nose Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rhinitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rhinitis, Atrophic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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