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salping/o

fallopian tube

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chori/o

chorion

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dys-

bad

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ovul/o

egg

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perine/o

perineum

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-arche

beginning

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episi/o

vulva

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bartholin/o

bartholin gland

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nat/i

birth

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metri/o

uterus

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men/o

menses

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FSH

follicle stimulating hormone

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LH

leiutenizing hormone

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estrogen

builds up endometrial lining

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progesterone

sustains uterine lining

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hCG

sustains pregnancy

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adenexa uteri

fallopian tubes, ovaries and upporting ligs

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amnion

most inner sac surrounding fetus

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bartholin glands

secrete mucus outside vag

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cervix

lower neck portion of uterus

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chorion

outer layer of embryo

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coitus

sex

23

corpus leteum

empty ovarian follicle

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cul-de-sac

b/w rectum and uterus

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embryo

2-8 weeks

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endometrium

mucus memb of uterus

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fetus

8-39 weeks

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fimbrae

fingers at end of the fallopian tubes

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gamete

reproductive cell

30

lactiferous ducts

carry milk

31

mammary papilla

nipple

32

menarche

1st period

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myometrium

muscle layer of the uterus

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nenatology

studies newborns

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orifice

opening

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parturition

giving birth

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perinium

gooch

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uterine serosa

outermost later of the uterus

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vulva

external female genetalia

40

zygote

fertilization up to 2 weeks

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amni/o

amnion

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colp/o

vagina

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episi/o

vulva

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galact/o

milk

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hyster/o

uterus

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mast/o

breast

47

obster/o

preg and birth

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o/o

egg

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oophor/o

ovary

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-cyesis

pregnancy

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-gravida

pregnant

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-parous

bearing

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-salpinx

fallopian tube

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-tocia

labor

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-version

turning

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nulli-

no

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primi-

first

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endometriosis

endometrial tissue located outside of the uterus

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fibroids

benign tumors in the uterus

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abruptio placentae

premature separation of placenta

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placenta previa

placenta implants over the cervics

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preeclampsia

High BP, edema

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down syndrome

chromosomal abnormality

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erythroblastosis fetalis

hemolytic disease in newborn

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hydrocephalus

accumul. of fluid in spaces

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meconium aspiration syndrome

inhale meconium at birth

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pyloric stenosis

stomach narroeing from duodeum

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hysterosalpingography

x ray of uterus and fallop

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aspiration

withdraw fluid

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cauterization

burn tissue

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conization

removal of cone from cervix

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culdocentesis

needle aspiration of fluid

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exenteration

remove internal organs

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laparoscopy

visual exam w/ endoscope

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chorionic villus sampling

sample placental tissue