fallopian artery

arteria uterina.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Ovarian artery — Artery: Ovarian artery Arteries of the female reproductive tract: uterine artery, ovarian artery and vaginal arteries …   Wikipedia

  • Tubal branches of ovarian artery — Infobox Artery Name = Tubal branches of ovarian artery Latin = rami tubarii arteriae ovaricae GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Vessels of the uterus and its appendages, rear view. Caption2 = The arteries of the internal organs of generation of… …   Wikipedia

  • Tubal branch of uterine artery — Infobox Artery Name = PAGENAME Latin = ramus tubarius arteriae uterinae GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Vessels of the uterus and its appendages, rear view. Caption2 = The arteries of the internal organs of generation of the female, seen from… …   Wikipedia

  • ovarian artery — n either of two arteries in the female that correspond to the testicular arteries in the male, arise from the aorta below the renal arteries with one on each side, and are distributed to the ovaries with branches supplying the ureters, the… …   Medical dictionary

  • arteria uterina — [TA] uterine artery: origin, internal iliac artery; branches, ovarian and tubal rami, vaginal artery; distribution, uterus, vagina, round ligament of uterus, uterine tube, ovary. Called also fallopian artery …   Medical dictionary

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  • endocrine system, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction  group of ductless glands (gland) that regulate body processes by secreting chemical substances called hormones (hormone). Hormones act on nearby tissues or are carried in the bloodstream to act on specific target organs… …   Universalium

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