medial rectus muscle


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Noun1.medial rectus muscle - the ocular muscle whose contraction turns the eyeball mediallymedial rectus muscle - the ocular muscle whose contraction turns the eyeball medially
eye muscle, ocular muscle - one of the small muscles of the eye that serve to rotate the eyeball
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The mass was located on the nasal side of the medial rectus muscle, and it abutted the ethmoid sinus.
In some cases, the medial rectus muscle is also adjusted, but the inferior rectus, the source of previous complications, is left alone.
b) Its medial sub nucleus innervates the medial rectus muscle

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