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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Term information

latin term
ligamentum ovarii proprium [ FMA:TA ]


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

has exact synonym

ligament of ovary
proper ovarian ligament
ligamentum ovarii proprium