trochlea of superior oblique muscle

t. musculi obliqui superioris bulbi.

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  • Trochlea of superior oblique — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = trochlea musculi obliqui superioris bulbi GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Rectus muscles: 2 = superior, 3 = inferior, 4 = medial, 5 = lateral Oblique muscles: 6 = superior, 8 = inferior Other muscle: 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Superior rectus muscle — Muscle infobox Name = Superior rectus Latin = musculus rectus superior bulbi GraySubject = 227 GrayPage = 1022 Caption = Rectus muscles: 2 = superior, 3 = inferior, 4 = medial, 5 = lateral Oblique muscles: 6 = superior, 8 = inferior Other muscle …   Wikipedia

  • Inferior oblique muscle — Inferior oblique Rectus muscles: 2 = superior, 3 = inferior, 4 = medial, 5 = lateral Oblique muscles: 6 = superior, 8 = inferior Other muscle: 9 = levator palpebrae superioris …   Wikipedia

  • trochlea musculi obliqui superioris bulbi — [TA], trochlea musculi obliqui superioris oculi trochlea of superior oblique muscle: the fibrocartilaginous pulley near the internal angular process of the frontal bone, through which the tendon of the superior oblique muscle of the eyeball… …   Medical dictionary

  • Trochlea — (Latin for pulley) is a term in anatomy. It refers to a grooved structure reminiscent of a pulley s wheel.Most commonly, trochleae bear the articular surface of saddle and other joints: * Trochlea of humerus * Trochlear process of the Calcaneus * …   Wikipedia

  • trochlea — 1. A structure serving as a pulley. 2. A smooth articular surface of bone upon which another glides. [L. pulley, fr. G. trochileia, a pulley, fr. trecho, to run] t. femoris SYN: patellar surface of femur. fibular t. of …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • Trochlea — Troch le*a, n. [L., a case or sheaf containing one or more pulleys, Gr. ?. See {Trochilics}.] 1. (Mach.) A pulley. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) A pulley, or a structure resembling a pulley; as, the trochlea, or pulleylike end, of the humerus …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trochlea — n. an anatomical part having the structure or function of a pulley; for example the groove at the lower end of the humerus or the fibrocartilaginous ring in the frontal bone (where it forms part of the orbit), through which the tendon of the… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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