Definition of oculomotor in English:


Line breaks: oculo|motor
Pronunciation: /ˈɒkjʊlə(ʊ)ˌməʊtə


  • Relating to the motion of the eye.
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    • A stimulant action on the parasympathetic portion of the oculomotor nucleus (third cranial nerve) is responsible for pupillary miosis.
    • Exclusion criteria included any prior history of vestibular dysfunction, tinnitus, hearing loss, or any central vestibular or oculomotor dysfunction.
    • Some patients may manifest oculomotor disturbance when the orbit and optic nerve are compressed.

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