Superior rectus muscle

Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Superior 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: 10416
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tags: refs, cases, stub
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Superior rectus

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    Elevators
    Extra-ocular muscles
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    Lateral rotators
    Internal rotators
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    Adductors
    Extra-ocular muscles
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    Anterior view
    Extra-ocular muscles
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    Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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    Position of attac...
    Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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    Lateral view of t...
    Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
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