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intermuscular fascia of rectus muscles


Definition: membranous extensions of the muscular fasciae of the extraocular rectus muscles that, with the rectus muscles, create a complete musculofascial cone posterior to the eyeball, separating the orbital fat into intraconal and extraconal portions.

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