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Medial rectus muscle

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The medial rectus muscle is one of the 6 extraocular muscles that control eye movements.

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Anatomy: Head and neck

Anatomy: Head and neck

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

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  • Figure 1: extra-ocular muscles
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  • Figure 2: extra-ocular muscles
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  • Figure 3: anatomy of the extraocular muscles
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  • Figure 4: anatomy of the extraocular muscles
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  • Figure 5: extraocular muscle movement
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