ligament of the ovary

ligament of the ovary
ligament of the ovary n a rounded cord of fibrous and muscular tissue extending from each superior angle of the uterus to the inner extremity of the ovary of the same side called also ovarian ligament see SUSPENSORY LIGAMENT OF THE OVARY

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ligament of the ovary — a rounded cord of fibrous and muscular tissue extending from each superior angle of the uterus to the inner extremity of the ovary of the same side …   Useful english dictionary

  • Development of the suspensory ligament of the ovary — The prenatal development of the suspensory ligament of the ovary is a part of the development of the reproductive system. The suspensory ligament originates from the mesonephros, which, in turn, originates from the Wolffian duct: The mesonephros… …   Wikipedia

  • Suspensory ligament of the ovary — Infobox Ligament Name = Suspensory ligament of the ovary Latin = ligamentum suspensorium ovarii GraySubject = 266 GrayPage = 1254 Caption = Uterus and ovary, seen from behind. The suspensory ligament of the ovary (not labeled) is shown… …   Wikipedia

  • suspensory ligament of the ovary — n a fold of peritoneum that consists of a part of the broad ligament that is attached to the ovary near the end joining the fallopian tube and that contains blood and lymph vessels passing to and from the ovary called also infundibulopelvic… …   Medical dictionary

  • Broad ligament of the uterus — Infobox Ligament Name = Broad ligament of the uterus Latin = ligamentum latum uteri GraySubject = 268 GrayPage = 1259 Caption = Uterus and right broad ligament, seen from behind. (Broad ligament visible at center.) Caption2 = From = To = MeshName …   Wikipedia

  • Coronary ligament of the liver — Coronary ligament Posterior and inferior surfaces of the liver. (Coronary ligament labeled at center right.) …   Wikipedia

  • Ligament — Diagram of the right knee. Typical joint In …   Wikipedia

  • Ovary — For ovary as part of plants, see ovary (plants). Ovaria redirects here. This is also a proposed section and a synonym of Solanum. Ovary Blood supply of the human female reproductive organs. The left ovary is visible above the label …   Wikipedia

  • Ovary — The female gonad, the ovary is one of a pair of reproductive glands in women. They are located in the pelvis, one on each side of the uterus. Each ovary is about the size and shape of an almond. The ovaries produce eggs (ova) and female hormones …   Medical dictionary

  • Ovarian ligament — Ligament: Ovarian ligament Uterus and right broad ligament, seen from behind. The broad ligament has been spread out and the ovary drawn downward. The ligament of ovary is labeled at the center top. The suspensory ligament of the ovary (not… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”