Medial rectus muscle structure

Known as: Medial rectus muscle, Medial rectus, M. rectus medialis 
One of the extraoculomotor muscles arising from a common tendinous ring in the posterior part of the orbit with insertion on the medial surface of… (More)
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2002
2002
For a given position of the eye in the orbit, most abducens motoneurons (LRMNs) fire at higher rates in converged gaze than when… (More)
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1998
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1998
INTRODUCTION The description of connective tissue sleeves that function as pulleys for the rectus extraocular muscles (EOMs… (More)
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1998
1998
PURPOSE The rectus extraocular muscles pass through fibromuscular connective tissue pulleys that stabilize muscle paths and… (More)
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1996
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1996
1. Intracellular recordings of synaptic potentials in extraocular motoneurons were studied to determine the connectivities… (More)
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1992
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1992
1. Previous work has shown neurons just dorsal and lateral to the oculomotor nucleus that increase their firing rate with… (More)
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1992
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1992
1. We recorded eye movements in four normal human subjects during refixations between targets calling for various combinations of… (More)
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1986
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1986
The abducens nucleus is a central coordinating element in the generation of conjugate horizontal eye movements. As such, it… (More)
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1984
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1984
Animals with binocular single vision use disjunctive (vergence) eye movements to align the two eyes on a visual target. Several… (More)
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1983
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1983
Attempts were made to determine the afferent and efferent connections of the medial (MVN), inferior (IVN) and lateral (LVN… (More)
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1978
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1978
A subject with a medial rectus paresis secondary to a partial third nerve palsy was forced to use the affected eye for six days… (More)
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