Arrhinia is an extremely rare, major congenital malformation consisting of an absence of the nose ranging from hyporrhinia (absence of external nasal structures) to total arrhinia (absence of external nose, nasal airways, olfactory bulbs, or olfactory nerve) often causing respiratory distress ...1

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Names and Terminology

Other Names: Congenital absence of the nose; Nose agenesia ...Source: GARD (NIH)2 ...

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  1. Source: Monarch Initiative
  2. Source: GARD (NIH): diseases/ 364/ arrhinia

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