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Medical Term:

ligament of ovary


a cordlike bundle of fibers passing to the side of the uterus from the lower end of the ovary, between the folds of the broad ligament (mesovarium).

Synonym(s): ligamentum ovarii propriumTA, ligamentum uteroovaricum, ovarian ligament, proper ligament of ovary

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