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Brücke's muscle

Alternative eponyms

  • Brücke Fasern (German)
  • Crampton's muscle

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The longitudinal fibers of the ciliary muscle.

Description

The longitudinal fibers of the ciliary muscle. Crampton described it as the anterior portion of the ciliary muscle in birds.

See also Crampton's muscle, under Sir Philip Crampton, Irish surgeon, 1777-1858.

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