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Laboratory 43. The Female Pelvis
Step 14. The Ureter and Uterine Artery

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Identify the pelvic part of the ureter and follow its course in the pelvis. The ureter crosses the pelvic brim, passes inferior and posterior to the uterine artery [indicated by probe: uterine artery is superior to it] and continues anteriorly to the posterior wall of the urinary bladder.

Links and References:
Grant's: 3.55
Netter (1ed.): 373, 377 (2ed.): 369, 373
Rohen/Yokochi: 338, 339