Superior oblique extraocular muscle
|Name:||Superior oblique extraocular muscle|
|Description:||Extraocular muscle in the upper, medial side of the orbit whose primary action is downward, lateral rotation of the eye. It is innervated by the trochlear nerve (adapted from Wikipedia).|
|Synonym(s):||obliquus superior, superior oblique|
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Inferred incoming projections for Superior oblique extraocular muscle
The following brain regions send axons into Superior oblique extraocular muscle: Trochlear nucleus. The statements about these projections are not made on this page, but rather are made on the pages linked here.
- Brain regions that send axons into this region: Trochlear nucleus
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|AfferentProjections||Trochlear nucleus +|
|Definition||Extraocular muscle in the upper, medial side of the orbit whose primary action is downward, lateral rotation of the eye. It is innervated by the trochlear nerve (adapted from Wikipedia).|
|Label||Superior oblique extraocular muscle +|
|ModifiedDate||12 August 2014 +|
|SuperCategory||Extraocular muscle +|
|Synonym||obliquus superior +, and superior oblique +|