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A classification given to a nose which is short and broad and has the minimum of projection.
Root of the Nose
The apex (top) of the pyramidal mass of the nose which lies directly inferior to the forehead; the concave dip inferior to the forehead (profile view).
The extremity of anything which tapers; e.g., the tip of the nose . . . the termination of the forward projection of the nose.
Any substance used to elevate sunken (emaciated) tissues to normal level either by hypodermic injection as a liquid modifier incorporated with the embalming fluid and injected arterially.
A method of sewing an incision along the edges without entering the opening whereby the suture becomes invisible and the line of suture becomes depressed, which lends it ease of concealment by waxing.
A pad of gauze or absorbent cotton saturated with water or a chemical placed under or upon tissues in order to preserve, bleach, dry, constrict tissues or reduce swelling.
The reaction of the tissues to injurious agents, usually characterized by heat, redness, swelling, and pain.
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