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posterior view click to hear : posterior view

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ovary uterus labium minus labium majus vagina broad ligament of uterus ampulla of fallopian tube infundibulum of fallopian tube isthmus of fallopian tube fallopian tubes vulva

ovary click to hear : ovary

Female genital gland that produces eggs and the sex hormones estrogen and progesterone.

uterus click to hear : uterus

Hollow muscular organ receiving the egg and, once fertilized, enabling its development and expulsion at the end of pregnancy.

labium minus click to hear : labium minus

Each of two mucous folds of the vulva located between the labia majus.

labium majus click to hear : labium majus

Each of two thick cutaneous hairy folds of the vulva protecting the vaginal orifice.

vagina click to hear : vagina

Muscular canal located between the neck of the uterus and the vulva enabling copulation.

broad ligament of uterus click to hear : broad ligament of uterus

Peritoneal fold connecting the lateral edge of the uterus to the abdominal cavity wall.

ampulla of fallopian tube click to hear : ampulla of fallopian tube

Widened section of the fallopian tube located between the infundibulum and the isthmus.

infundibulum of fallopian tube click to hear : infundibulum of fallopian tube

Largely flat section of the fallopian tube through which the egg enters.

isthmus of fallopian tube click to hear : isthmus of fallopian tube

Narrow section of the fallopian tube opening into the uterus.

fallopian tubes click to hear : fallopian tubes

Canals transporting the egg from the ovary to the uterus; fertilization of the egg by the spermatozoon generally takes place in the upper part of the tube.

vulva click to hear : vulva

External female genital organs consisting mainly of the labia and the clitoris.