EYE MUSCLES 1 (EXTRINSIC EYE MUSCLES)

are a group of muscles which allow the eye to move within the eye socket itself. The extrinsic eye muscles are made up of three different groups. They surround the eye, unlike the intrinsic eye muscles.

EYE MUSCLES 1 (EXTRINSIC EYE MUSCLES): "The muscles which are responsible for the wide range of accute eye movements is the result of the extrinsic eye muscles surrounding the soft structure."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EYE MUSCLES 1 (EXTRINSIC EYE MUSCLES)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/eye-muscles-1-extrinsic-eye-muscles/ (accessed October 30, 2020).
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