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Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups


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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
- SUPERIOR RECTUS -
ORIGIN: Superior tendinous ring within orbit
INSERTION: Superior sclera anterior to equator of eyeball
ACTION: Elevates eye. Medially rotates eye in adduction
NERVE: Superior division of oculomotor nerve (III)






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