bridle suture

bri·dle su·ture

a suture passed beneath the superior rectus muscle to rotate the globe downward in eye surgery.

bridle suture

(brīd′l)
n.
A suture passed through the superior rectus muscle to rotate the globe downward in eye surgery.
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Superior and inferior rectus bridle suture were taken to stabilise the globe.
Painless insertion of Painless insertion of Painful insertion of the superior rectus the superior rectus the superior rectus bridle suture. bridle suture.