The septum is the piece of cartilage and bone that separates the right nasal space from the left nasal space in the middle of the nasal cavity. It may not be perfectly straight in general, and slight bends within the septum may not cause any symptoms.
Detecting A Deviated Septum
If you have a deviated septum, the disparity between the sizes of your nasal passages can be so extreme that one or both nostrils are blocked. A deviated septum can therefore lead to problems such as: Continue reading