Superior rectus muscle

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Superior rectus muscle is one of the six extraocular muscles that control eye movements.

Summary

See also

Anatomy: Head and neck
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Article information

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

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: extra-ocular muscles
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  • Figure 2: internal 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: extra-ocular muscle movements
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  • Figure 6: anatomy of the extraocular muscles
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