Bridle suture | definition of bridle suture by Medical dictionary
a suture passed beneath the superior rectus muscle to rotate the globe downward in eye surgery.
bridle suture (brīd′l)
A suture passed through the superior rectus muscle to rotate the globe downward in eye surgery.
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The bridle suture
was used to rotate the globe downwards exposing the superior limbus and conjunctival surface.