Inferior oblique muscle

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The inferior oblique muscle is one of six extraocular muscles that control eye movements.

Summary

See also

Anatomy: Head and neck
Share article

Article information

rID: 10427
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Inferior oblique
  • Inferior oblique muscle (IOM)

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: External rotators
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Figure 2: Extra-ocular muscles
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Figure 3: Extra-ocular muscles
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Figure 4: Extra-ocular muscles
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Anterior view of ...
    Figure 5: Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Lateral view of t...
    Figure 6: Anatomy of the eye and extraocular muscles
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Updating… Please wait.

     Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

     Thank you for updating your details.