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deep part of palpebral part of orbicularis oculi (muscle)


Definition: portion of the palpebral part of orbicularis oculi arising from the posterior aspect of the medial palpebral ligament and adjacent bone.

Synonym(s): pars profunda partis palpebralis musculi orbicularis oculiTA

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