A fibrous ligament that connects the ovary to the lateral surface of the uterus. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ovarian_ligament ]

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latin term
ligamentum ovarii proprium [ FMA : TA ]
comment
  • The ligament runs in the broad ligament of the uterus, which is a fold of peritoneum rather than a fibrous ligament. Specifically, it is located in the parametrium
definition
  • A fibrous ligament that connects the ovary to the lateral surface of the uterus.
has exact synonym
  • proper ovarian ligament
  • ligamentum ovarii proprium
  • ligament of ovary
id
  • UBERON:0008847
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606