fallopian ligament

ligament of Fallopius ligamentum inguinale.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • fallopian — Described by or attributed to Fallopius. * * * fal·lo·pi·an fə lō pē ən adj, often cap relating to or discovered by Fallopius Fal·lop·pio fäl lȯp yō or Fal·lop·pia lȯp yä Gabriele (Latin Gabriel Fal·lo·pi·us fə lō pē əs) (1523 1562) Italian… …   Medical dictionary

  • Fallopian tube — Schematic frontal view of female anatomy …   Wikipedia

  • Ligament — A ligament is a tough band of connective tissue that connects various structures such as two bones. Ligament is a fitting term; it comes from the Latin ligare meaning to bind or tie. * * * 1. A band or sheet of fibrous tissue connecting two or… …   Medical dictionary

  • Inguinal ligament — Ligament: Inguinal ligament Inguinal ligament is labeled at bottom right …   Wikipedia

  • Ovarian ligament — Ligament: Ovarian ligament Uterus and right broad ligament, seen from behind. The broad ligament has been spread out and the ovary drawn downward. The ligament of ovary is labeled at the center top. The suspensory ligament of the ovary (not… …   Wikipedia

  • Ostium of Fallopian tube — Uterus and uterine tubes. The ostia are seen at either end of each tube …   Wikipedia

  • Broad ligament of the uterus — Infobox Ligament Name = Broad ligament of the uterus Latin = ligamentum latum uteri GraySubject = 268 GrayPage = 1259 Caption = Uterus and right broad ligament, seen from behind. (Broad ligament visible at center.) Caption2 = From = To = MeshName …   Wikipedia

  • suspensory ligament of the ovary — n a fold of peritoneum that consists of a part of the broad ligament that is attached to the ovary near the end joining the fallopian tube and that contains blood and lymph vessels passing to and from the ovary called also infundibulopelvic… …   Medical dictionary

  • round ligament of the uterus — noun ligament attached to the uterus on either side in front of and below the opening of the Fallopian tube and passing through the inguinal canal to the labia majora • Syn: ↑ligamentum teres uteri • Hypernyms: ↑ligament …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fallopius, Fallopio — Gabriele, Italian anatomist, 1523–1562. See fallopian aqueduct, fallopian arch, fallopian canal, fallopian hiatus, fallopian ligament, fallopian neuritis, fallopian pregnancy, fallopian tube, aqueductus fallopii, tuba fallopiana, fallopian tube …   Medical dictionary

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