oblique muscle


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oblique muscle

n.
1. A flat muscle that forms the outer layer on each side of the abdominal wall; external oblique.
2. A flat muscle that lies beneath the external oblique on each side of the abdominal wall; internal oblique.
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We sewed up the diaphragm and the internal oblique muscle with a 15 x 15 cm Prolene net, also keeping a certain tension.
Secondary IOOA develops due to weakness of the ipsilateral superior oblique muscle or the contralateral superior rectus muscle.
Cranial nerve III (CN III) innervates the superior, inferior, medial recti and the inferior oblique muscles.
With these examination findings a diagnosis of lower oblique muscle paralysis in the left eye was made.
Monocular elevation deficiency with contralateral superior oblique muscle tendon laxity.
TrPs in the suboccipital muscles were most prevalent (n = 12; 92%), followed by the superior oblique muscle (n = 11/n = 9 right/left side), the upper trapezius muscle (n = 11/n = 6) and the masseter muscle (n = 9/n = 7).
Dubai The Pakistan team have lost another player to injury as left-arm medium pacer Wahab Riaz has been ruled out of the Test series owing to an internal oblique muscle strain.
Therefore, the purpose of this study was to compare external oblique muscle activation levels between the bilateral free-weight squat (BS) and the MUS.
The preganglionic parasympathetic fibers of the 3rd nerve which are transported by the nerve to the inferior oblique muscle arrive to the ciliary ganglion and from here the post-ganglionic parasympathetic fibers emerge.
Alex Kountouris, the Australian team physio, said: "The scan revealed he has a small strain in one of his abdominal muscles - the internal oblique muscle.

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