Inferior rectus muscle

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The inferior rectus muscles is one of the six extraocular muscles that control eye movements.

Summary

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Anatomy: Head and neck
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Article information

rID: 10418
System: Head & Neck
Section: Anatomy
Tag: refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Inferior rectus

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: extra-ocular muscles
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  • Figure 2: external rotators
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  • Figure 3: extra-ocular muscles
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  • Figure 4: extra-ocular muscles
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  • Figure 5: anatomy of the extraocular muscles
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  • Figure 6: anatomy of the extraocular muscles
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