The Female Reproduction System

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The Female Reproduction System The female reproductive system consists of the following structures, as shown in Figure  1:  The ovary is the organ that produces ova (singular, ovum), or eggs. The two  ovaries present in each female are held in place by the following ligaments: The broad ligament is a section of the peritoneum that drapes over  the ovaries, uterus, ovarian ligament, and suspensory ligament. It includes  both the mesovarium and mesometrium. The mesovarium is a fold of  peritoneum that holds the ovary in 
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