Lateral view of t...
Lateral view of the orbit and attached extraocular muscles
Modality: Diagram

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Used in the following articles:

  • Lateral rectus muscle - “ The lateral rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. It is responsible for abduction and is the only muscle ...”
  • Medial rectus muscle - “ The medial rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: inferior branch of the oculomotor...”
  • Superior oblique muscle - “ The superior oblique muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. It abducts, depresses and internally rotates the eye....”
  • Superior rectus muscle - “ Superior rectus muscle is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: superior branch of the oculomotor n...”
  • Levator palpebrae superioris - “ The levator palpebrae superioris muscle is a small muscle of the superior orbit that elevates and retracts the upper eyelid. It is not part of the...”
  • Inferior oblique muscle - “ The inferior oblique muscle is one of six extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: inferior branch of the oculomoto...”
  • Inferior rectus muscle - “ The inferior rectus muscles is one of the 6 extra-ocular muscles that control eye movements. Summary innervation: inferior branch of the oculomo...”
  • Orbit - “ The orbit is a feature of the face and contains the globe and it's supporting structures, as well as many nerves and vessels. Gross anatomy In t...”
  • Orbital spaces - “ The orbital spaces are important when considering different pathologies: globe subdivided into anterior and posterior segments by the lens opti...”

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