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General Anatomy > Genital systems > Female genital system > Female internal genitalia > Ovary > Suspensory ligament of ovary; Infundibulopelvic ligament female

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The tubal extremity of ovaries near the external iliac vein; to it are attached the ovarian fimbria of the uterine tube and a fold of peritoneum, the suspensory ligament of the ovary, which is directed upward over the iliac vessels and contains the ovarian vessels.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

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