Superior branch of oculomotor nerve

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Nerve: Superior branch of oculomotor nerve
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Plan of oculomotor nerve. (Superior branch visible at top.)
Latin ramus superior nervi oculomotorii
Gray's subject #198 884
Innervates    Superior rectus, Levator palpebrae superioris
From oculomotor nerve
Dorlands
/ Elsevier
    
r_02/12692191

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]



The superior branch of the oculomotor nerve or the superior division, the smaller, passes medialward over the optic nerve.

It supplies the Superior rectus and Levator palpebrae superioris.

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