Rectus

  • (noun): Any of various straight muscles.

Some articles on rectus:

Rectus Sheath Hematoma
... A rectus sheath hematoma is an accumulation of blood in the sheath of the rectus abdominis muscle ...
Linea Semilunaris
... The linea semilunaris is a curved tendinous line placed one on either side of the rectus abdominis ... Each corresponds with the lateral border of the rectus abdominis, extends from the cartilage of the ninth rib to the pubic tubercle, and is formed by the ...
Phygelius - Cultivars
... the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit- Phygelius × rectus 'African Queen' Phygelius × rectus 'Devil's Tears' Phygelius × rectus 'Salm ...
List Of Subjects In Gray's Anatomy: IV. Myology - The Fasciae and Muscles of The Trunk - The Suboccipital Muscles (Gray's s116) - Gray's page #401
... Rectus capitis posterior major (Rectus capitis posticus major) Rectus capitis posterior minor (Rectus capitis posticus minor) ...
Sixth Nerve Palsy - Management - Symptom Relief And/or Binocular Vision Maintenance
... the use of botulinum toxin, which is injected into the ipsilateral medial rectus ... to prevent the contracture of the medial rectus which might result from its acting unopposed for a long period ... this was not previously possible, and, thirdly, by removing the pull of the medial rectus it may serve to reveal whether the palsy is partial or complete by allowing any residual movement capability of the ...