medial umbilical ligament


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cord of umbilical artery

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the obliterated umbilical artery that persists as a fibrous cord passing upward alongside the bladder to the umbilicus.

medial umbilical ligament

a remnant of the embryological urachus that continues from the apex of the bladder superiorly up the anterior abdominal wall to the umbilicus.
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Access to the vesical pedicles and bladder was achieved through 2 windows on both sides; the first between the medial umbilical ligament, round ligament and the pelvic side wall, and the second through the broad ligament inferior to the round ligament.