Female Reproductive System: Normal Gross and Microscopic Anatomy

  • Lucio Olivetti
  • Gian Carlo Mazza
  • Sara Mombelloni


The female reproductive system, in addition to the embryonic rests, consists of the reproductive organs contained and fixed by a system of suspensory ligaments and aponeurotic supporting muscles.


Uterine Tube Broad Ligament Female Reproductive System Ovarian Vein Ovarian Artery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lucio Olivetti
    • 1
  • Gian Carlo Mazza
    • 2
  • Sara Mombelloni
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic ImagingIstituti Ospitalieri di CremonaCremonaItaly
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyIstituti Ospitalieri di CremonaCremonaItaly
  3. 3.First Department of RadiologyA. O. Spedali CiviliBresciaItaly

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