inferior rectus muscle


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Related to inferior rectus muscle: medial rectus muscle, Ocular muscles
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Synonyms for inferior rectus muscle

the ocular muscle whose contraction turns the eyeball down and medially

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Post-operatively, patient recovered well with greatly improved ocular movements and a minimal residual enophthalmos due to the Inferior Rectus muscle fibrosis.
26) It is believed that the increased orbital congestion and tightening of the inferior rectus muscle blocks episcleral aqueous outflow.
No evidence of any entrapment of the inferior rectus muscle was seen.
59) observed that BoNT-A administered to the inferior rectus muscle in cases of adherence syndrome reduced the need for secondary surgery.
Extensive scarring was encountered, and the inferior rectus muscle was trapped within the orbital floor defect.
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