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Ovarian fossa


Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ovarian_fossa
Updated: 2016-04-10T16:06Z
Ovarian fossa
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Female pelvis and its contents, seen from above and in front.
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Bifurcation of the aorta and the right iliac arteries - side view. (Diagram is of a male, but internal and external iliac arteries are in similar positions in female)
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LatinFossa ovarica
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Anatomical terminology
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The ovarian fossa is a shallow depression on the lateral wall of the pelvis, wherein the ovary lies.

This ovarian fossa has the following boundaries:

References

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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