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Region of olfactory mucosa

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region of olfactory mucosa

The specialised olfactory receptive area that includes the upper one-third of the nasal septum and the lateral wall above the superior concha; it is lined with olfactory mucosa.

Synonym: regio olfactoria tunicae mucosae nasi, olfactory region of tunica mucosa of nose, schultze's membrane.