round ligament of the uterus


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Noun1.round ligament of the uterus - 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
ligament - a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs
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Extraperitoneal leiomyoma of the round ligament of the uterus mimicking adnexal mass.
After a right inguinal incision, a mass of the right round ligament of the uterus was discovered with no concurrent hernia.
Endometriosis of the round ligament of the uterus. J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2012; 19:46-51.