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tendinous sheath of superior oblique muscle


Definition: the synovial sheath enclosing the tendon of the superior oblique muscle as it passes through the trochlea.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinis musculi obliqui superiorisTA, synovial trochlear bursa, trochlear synovial bursa, vagina synovialis trochleae

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