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Brunn's membrane

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noun \ˈbru̇nz-\

Medical Definition of Brunn's membrane

  1. :  the part of the nasal mucous membrane that serves as an organ of smell

Biographical Note for brunn's membrane

Brunn

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Albert von

(1849–1895), German anatomist. Brunn described the membrane that bears his name in Senseorgans, a posthumous work published in 1897.


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