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Nasal

nasal

(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to the nose.

Origin: L. Nasalis


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Re: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?

... nose or has a cold) while the control did not change. For the second test, during the semi structured interview, participants confirmed that their nasal airway was restricted and breathing from the nose was harder and rather uncomfortable, that they were forced to breath through their mouth. From ...

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by shannat
Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:52 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?
Replies: 31
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Re: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?

... related species) have the ability to tightly close their nostrils to avoid inhaling airborne sand in the desert. As they exhale, the restricted nasal passage would tend to pressurize their lungs. Is it possible that llamas and others also use this and similar mechanisms to increase their oxygen ...

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by animartco
Sat Aug 31, 2013 2:54 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?
Replies: 7
Views: 7071

Re: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?

... related species) have the ability to tightly close their nostrils to avoid inhaling airborne sand in the desert. As they exhale, the restricted nasal passage would tend to pressurize their lungs. Is it possible that llamas and others also use this and similar mechanisms to increase their oxygen ...

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by DDD
Wed Aug 07, 2013 12:35 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?
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Views: 7071

steam sterilization

Yes. But only because it is mighty hot and can cause burn to your face and your sensitive nasal and buccal epithelia. Or if someone has autoclaved things like HCl in large quantity (do not ask) and you are unaware of that detail when you open the autoclave. But there ...

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by canalon
Sun Jan 29, 2012 5:01 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: steam sterilization
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Views: 998

Re: Nasal mucus .

I just need to know if nasal mucus contains anything that could cause any bad health problems.

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by Tln40
Thu Jan 12, 2012 10:18 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Nasal mucus .
Replies: 3
Views: 1547
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