Morphometric study of the extraocular muscles in Thai population.

  title={Morphometric study of the extraocular muscles in Thai population.},
  author={Nuntachai Surawatsatien and Yarnarin Papassornsiri and Vilai Chentanez},
  journal={Folia morphologica},
Morphology of the extraocular muscles plays an important role in many ophthalmological surgeries and diagnostic imaging studies. Detailed understanding of length, width, point of insertion and the relationships between these muscles could be of significance for successful surgical outcomes. Forty- six orbital contents were extracted from formaldehyde-embalmed cadavers. Dissection was performed to reveal the extraocular muscles from their origins to insertions on the sclera. Muscle length… CONTINUE READING