broad ligaments

broad ligaments

Double folds of PERITONEUM hanging over the womb (uterus) and FALLOPIAN TUBES to form a partition in the pelvis.
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Some surgeons incise the broad ligaments bilaterally and pass the tourniquet through the broad ligaments to avoid compromising blood flow to the ovaries.
MRI pelvis revealed well developed phallus and prostate as well as a well-developed uterus with broad ligaments and two gonads at its distal end which were suspected to be ovo-testes.
B/l cryptorchidism with testis embedded in broad ligaments in ovary position in respect to uterus.
Common and uncommon entities affecting the vulva, the vagina, the uterus, the ovaries, the fallopian tubes and broad ligaments, and the peritoneum are all covered.
When they separated adnexa they opened up broad ligaments and spillage so the endometrial and myoma tissues might have been left in the retroperitoneal space during uterine morcellation and could grow into an endometriosis lesion and myoma forming a heterogeneous mass under the conditions of sufficient blood supply and
19) Cervix, (20) ovary, (21) and the broad ligaments (22,23) are the other rare sites of involvement.
Each uterine horn is supported in a dorsolateral direction by broad ligaments, which are attached to ventral surface of uterus.
C) the least common form, or female type, is characterized by bilateral cryptorchidism with testis embedded in the broad ligaments in an ovarian position with respect to the uterus, which is fixed in the pelvis (7).
A bladder flap was developed, the anterior sheath of the broad ligaments opened, and the ligaments were penetrated lateral to the ascending branches of the uterine artery.
A vessel-sealing device of your choice can then be used to cross-clamp, seal, and transect the utero-ovarian, round, and broad ligaments.
Tumors of the ovary mal developed gonads, fallopian tubes and broad ligaments atlas of tumor pathology.
Direction of torsion was assessed by diagonal stretching of broad ligaments on rectal palpation and direction of spiral folds in vagina.