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Medical Term:

inferior branch of oculomotor nerve

Definition

branch of oculomotor nerve providing motor branches to medial and inferior rectus and inferior oblique muscles and carrying presynaptic parasympathetic fibers that pass to the ciliary ganglion via the parasympathetic root.

Synonym(s): ramus inferior nervi oculomotoriiTA

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