Medial rectus muscle

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The medial rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements.

Summary

Head and neck anatomy
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Article information

rID: 10417
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tags: refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Medial rectus

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    Adductors
    Figure 1: Extra-ocular muscles
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    Anterior view
    Figure 2: Extra-ocular muscles
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    Lateral view of t...
    Figure 3: Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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    Lateral view of t...
    Figure 4: Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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    Figure 5: Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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    Figure 6: Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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