suspensory ligament of eyeball

(redirected from ligamentum suspensorium bulbi)

sus·pen·so·ry lig·a·ment of eye·ball

[TA]
a thickening of the inferior part of the bulbar sheath that supports the eye within the orbit; it extends between the lateral and medial orbital margins and includes the medial and lateral check ligaments.

sus·pen·so·ry lig·a·ment of eye·ball

(sŭs-pen'sŏr-ē lig'ă-mĕnt ī'bawl) [TA]
A thickening of the inferior part of the bulbar sheath that supports the eye within the orbit; it extends between the lateral and medial orbital margins and includes the medial and lateral check ligaments.

Lockwood,

Charles B., English anatomist and surgeon, 1858-1914.
ligament of Lockwood - Synonym(s): suspensory ligament of eyeball
Lockwood clamp
Lockwood forceps
Lockwood ligament - Synonym(s): suspensory ligament of eyeball
Lockwood tendon
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