Origin of the Lower Orbicularis Oculi Muscle in Relation to the Nasojugal Groove.

@article{Hwang2015OriginOT,
  title={Origin of the Lower Orbicularis Oculi Muscle in Relation to the Nasojugal Groove.},
  author={Kun Hwang and Han-joon Kim and Hun Kim and Dae Joong Kim and Se Won Hwang},
  journal={The Journal of craniofacial surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={1389-93}
}
The aim of this study was to clarify the location of the origin of the lower orbicularis oculi muscle (OOM) in relation to the nasojugal groove.In 45 lower eyelids of 44 patients, the origin of the lower OOM was identified. In 4 lower eyelids of 2 fresh cadavers, the breaking strength was measured. In 4 lower eyelids of 4 fixed cadavers, 3 parasagittal sections and 2 horizontal sections were made. In computed tomographic scans of 182 orbits of 99 patients, the maxillary attachment of the OOM… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…